Dissolution of partnerships

Same-sex registered partnerships may be dissolved by court since January 1st, 2010. In total 456 same-sex registered partnerships have been dissolved by court decision since 2010. In 2018, 98 same-sex registered partnerships were dissolved by court decision, a decrease by 2.1% compared to the previous year.

Since 2018 dissolutions of partnerships of people with a main residence in Austria that took place abroad are also included in the Austrian statistics.

93.9% of the dissolutions were in mutual agreement. 51.0% of the dissolved registered partners were female. Two third of the registered partners (68.9%) were between 30 and 49 years old.

Presumable publication dates can be seen under Release Calendar.

Please consult our German website for tables and charts containing further information.

Dissolutions of registered partnerships since 2010 by selected characteristics


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