Figure 3: Average age at marriage for men and women, 1974 to 2014
England and Wales
Source: Office for National Statistics
- The first marriages of same sex couples took place in England and Wales on 29 March 2014.
- The average age has been calculated by excluding a very small number of records where the age of the party was not stated; our datasets report the number of records where the age has not been stated.
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