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

% 2021 31.3  na 31.5 na

 Married

 % 2021 60.0  na 58.8 na

 Widowed

 % 2021 4.6  na 5.3 na

 Divorced/Separated

 % 2021 4.1  na 4.3 na
 Number of Marriages Number 2021  28,329 25.1 22,651 -10.9
 Number of Divorces & Annulments Number 2021  7,890 13.4 6,959 -8.7
General Marriage Rate 3/
Males Per 1,000 Unmarried Resident
Males Aged 15-49 Years
2021 45.3 na 35.7 na
Females Per 1,000 Unmarried Resident
Females Aged 15-49 Years
2021 44.2 na 34.9 na
General Divorce Rate 3/            
Males Per 1,000 Married Resident
Males Aged 20 Years & Over
2021 7.2 na 6.3  na
Females Per 1,000 Married Resident
Females Aged 20 Years & Over
2021 6.9 na 6.1  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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