Items Unit Latest Period Latest Data % Change
(Y-o-Y)  1/
Previous
Period Data
% Change
(Y-o-Y)  2/
Marital Status, Marriages and Divorces            
 Marital Status (among residents aged 15 years over)            

 Single

% 2020 31.5  na 30.9 na

 Married

 % 2020 58.8  na 60.1 na

 Widowed

 % 2020 5.3  na 4.9 na

 Divorced/Separated

 % 2020 4.3  na 4.1 na
 Number of Marriages Number 2020  22,651 -10.9 25,434 -5.8
 Number of Divorces & Annulments Number 2020  6,959 -8.7 7,623 3.8
General Marriage Rate 3/
Males Per 1,000 Unmarried Resident
Males Aged 15-49 Years
2020 35.7 na 40.7 na
Females Per 1,000 Unmarried Resident
Females Aged 15-49 Years
2020 34.9 na 37.9 na
General Divorce Rate 3/            
Males Per 1,000 Married Resident
Males Aged 20 Years & Over
2020 6.3 na 6.9  na
Females Per 1,000 Married Resident
Females Aged 20 Years & Over
 2020 6.1 na 6.5  na

na not available or not applicable
1. Refers to % change in latest period over the same period in the previous year.
2. Refers to % change in the previous period over the same period in the previous year.
3. Refers to the resident population.


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