Press release: 12.068-134/19

46 468 marriages and 464 registered partnerships in 2018

Vienna, 2019-07-31 – In 2018, 46 468 marriages and 464 registered partnerships were entered into, according to final results of Statistics Austria. Compared to 2017, the number of marriages increased by 3.3% and the number of registered partnerships decreased by 12.3%.

69.3% of all marriages were first marriages for both partners (2017: 69.1%). The median age at first marriage in 2018 was 32.8 years for men and 30.6 years for women (2017: men 32.7, women 30.4).

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