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Finland

Finland Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 17% 2000 2nd out of 12
Marriageable age > Females 18 2014 45th out of 47
Marriageable age > Males 18 2014 47th out of 47
Marriageable age > Notes Under 18 with the consent of the ministry of justice in extraordinary circumstances, in which case parents or other guardian must be heard, but actual parental consent is not required. 2014
Marriages 28,741 2012 24th out of 50
Marriages per thousand people 5.31 2012 23th out of 50
Rural divorces 3,375 2011 16th out of 25
Rural marriages per thousand people 1.29 2011 16th out of 26
Teen marriage rate > Men 0.1 2010 33th out of 35
Total divorces 12,977 2012 16th out of 36
Total divorces per thousand people 2.4 2012 9th out of 36
Urban divorces 10,041 2011 14th out of 25
Urban divorces per thousand people 1.86 2011 6th out of 25
Urban marriages per thousand people 3.96 2011 11th out of 26
Years spent single before marriage > Females 30.2 years 2000 3rd out of 26

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; Wikipedia: Marriageable age (Africa); Wikipedia: Marriageable age (South America); United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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