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

% 2019 30.9  na 31.2 na

 Married

 % 2019 60.1  na 59.9 na

 Widowed

 % 2019 4.9  na 5.0 na

 Divorced/Separated

 % 2019 4.1  na 3.9 na
 Number of Marriages Number 2019  25,434 -5.8 27,007 -4.3
 Number of Divorces & Annulments Number 2019  7,623 3.8 7,344 -3.1
General Marriage Rate 3/
Males Per 1,000 Unmarried Resident
Males Aged 15-49 Years
2019 40.7 na 43.3 na
Females Per 1,000 Unmarried Resident
Females Aged 15-49 Years
2019 37.9 na 40.8 na
General Divorce Rate 3/            
Males Per 1,000 Married Resident
Males Aged 20 Years & Over
2019 6.9 na 6.7  na
Females Per 1,000 Married Resident
Females Aged 20 Years & Over
 2019 6.5 na 6.3  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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