Marriages and divorces

Data on marriages and divorces at national level are transmitted to Eurostat by the National Statistics Institutes on voluntary basis in the context of UNIDEMO; which is the most detailed annual demographic data collection.

The data relate to populations; births; deaths; immigrants; emigrants; marriages and divorces; and are broken down into several categories in accordance with the Article 3 of Regulation (EU) No 1260/2013 and the Article 3 of Regulation (EC) No 862/2007.

Data are collected by Eurostat from the National Statistical Institutes.

Table codeDescription
demo_divcbDivorces by country of birth of wife (C_BIRTH) and husband (PARTNER)
demo_divczDivorces by citizenship of wife (CITIZEN) and husband (PARTNER)
demo_marcbMarriages by country of birth of bride (C_BIRTH) and groom (PARTNER)
demo_marczMarriages by citizenship of bride (CITIZEN) and groom (PARTNER)


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Additional Info

Dataset ID demo_nup
Data Frequency annual
Temporal Coverage Start 2012
Status Active
Spatial Coverage European Union ; Candidate countries ; Iceland ; Liechtenstein ; Norway ; Switzerland ; United Kingdom
Mode Database
Data Type statistical
Accessed On 2022-02-09
Category official statistics

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