8 facts about young people
25-Sep-2014What do we know about young people?
How many marriages of same sex couples have been formed in England and Wales so far?
21-Aug-2014Provisional statistics on marriages of same sex couples taking place between 29 March and 30 June 2014.
9 facts about marriages
11-Jun-2014Find out about marriages in England and Wales in 2012
5 facts about living arrangements and marital status in England and Wales
27-Mar-2014What does the 2011 Census tell us about changes to living arrangements and marital status?
The single population increased between 2001 and 2011
27-Mar-2014Over a third of the adult population in England and Wales had never been married in 2011.
13 facts about divorce
06-Feb-2014Find out about marriages that ended in divorce in England and Wales in 2012
Population Estimates by Marital Status and Living Arrangements - England and Wales, 2002 to 2014
08-Jul-2015Population by legal marital status and cohabitation status by age and sex for England and Wales.
Civil Partnerships in the UK, 2013
11-Feb-2015Annual statistics on civil partnership formations in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2013. Statistics on civil partnership dissolutions in Northern Ireland, England and Wales in 2013 are also reported. Dissolution statistics for Scotland and the UK are not currently available for 2013. All figures are final.
Families and Households, 2014
28-Jan-2015Presents statistics on families and children by family type including married couples, cohabiting couples and lone parents. Also shows household size and people living alone.
Marriages in England and Wales (Provisional), 2012
11-Jun-2014Annual data on marriages in England and Wales. Marriages abroad not included. Non-residents are included. Derived as part of civil registration.
How Have Living Arrangements and Marital Status in England and Wales Changed Since 2001?
27-Mar-2014This story analyses 2011 Census data on marital status (legal partnership status including marriage and civil partnership) for adults (aged 16 and over) usually resident in England and Wales, noting key changes since 2001. Living arrangements of those resident in households are also analysed as an alternative to legal partnership status, including those cohabiting who are not in a legal partnership (living arrangements for those living in communal establishments are not recorded). Analyses are summarised at national and local authority levels. Comparisons are made with Scotland, Northern Ireland and other developed countries.
Divorces in England and Wales, 2012
06-Feb-2014Tables contain dissolutions and annulments of marriage by previous marital status, sex and age of divorcees, children and facts proven and to whom granted.
Vital Statistics: Population and Health Reference Tables (Summer 2015 update) (Excel sheet 500Kb)
10-Sep-2015Population, demography and health annual data - a selection of life event statistics.
A: Population estimates by marital status and living arrangements, 2002 to 2014 (Excel sheet 156Kb)
08-Jul-2015Population estimates by marital status and living arrangements by age group and sex
B: Comparison of population estimates by marital status using two different methodologies, 2002 to 2010 (Excel sheet 195Kb)
08-Jul-2015Differences in the marital status estimates when produced using the old and new methodologies, by sex
C1: Population estimates by marital status, csv download (CSV 24Kb)
08-Jul-2015Marital status estimates by age group and sex in csv format
C2: Population estimates by living arrangements, csv download (CSV 27Kb)
08-Jul-2015Living arrangements estimates by age group and sex in csv format
2. Civil Partnership Dissolutions, 2013 (Excel sheet 172Kb)
11-Feb-2015Civil partnership dissolutions in the United Kingdom. Civil partnership statistics are analysed by sex, age and previous marital status.