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Release: Population Estimates by Marital Status, Mid-1991 - Mid-2001

Released: 29 November 2011

Contact

Emily Knipe

Demographic Analysis Unit

families@ons.gsi.gov.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)1329 447890

Categories: Population, Population Change, Population Estimates, Population Estimates by Marital Status

Frequency of release: Annually

Language: English

Geographical coverage: England and Wales

Geographical breakdown: Country

In this release

The mid-year population estimates by legal marital status provide estimates of the population who are single, married, widowed and divorced. They refer to the usually resident population in England & Wales as a whole on 30 June of the reference year and are published by sex and single year of age. This product is the official set of population estimates by marital status for England & Wales, published annually.

The estimates are based on Census data, updated each year using the cohort component method with a combination of registration and survey data sources. Population estimates by marital status have a number of uses, both direct and indirect, informing policy decisions at a national level.

Supporting Material

Population Estimates by Marital Status: Methodology

Population estimates by marital status - methods and availability across UK countries

Quality and Methodology Information

Data

Marital Status Population Estimates Including Marriages Abroad - Mid-2010 (164.2 Kb ZIP)

Marital Status Population Estimates Excluding Marriages Abroad - Mid-2010 (164.9 Kb ZIP)

Marital Status Population Estimates Including Marriages Abroad - Mid-2009 (82.7 Kb ZIP)

Marital Status Population Estimates Excluding Marriages Abroad - Mid-2009 (82.9 Kb ZIP)

Marital Status Population Estimates Including Marriages Abroad - Mid-2002 to Mid-2008 (108.8 Kb ZIP)

Marital Status Population Estimates Excluding Marriages Abroad - Mid-2002 to Mid-2008 (108.8 Kb ZIP)

Marital Status Population Estimates - Mid-1991 to Mid-2001 (123.1 Kb ZIP)

Marital Status Population Estimates - Mid-1986 (80 Kb ZIP)

Marital Status Population Estimates - Mid-1971 to Mid-1981 (119.4 Kb ZIP)

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