Demographic balance sheet 2016

The 2016 population report gives France's population estimated on January 1, 2017 and the evolution of population statistics since 1982: population on January 1, births, deaths, marriages. Data on metropolitan France are available since 1946.

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NuptialityDemographic balance sheet 2016 - Retrospective tables

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Mean age of the newlyweds, France

Mean age of the newlyweds, France

Mean age of the newlyweds, France
Year of marriage Number of marriages between persons of different sexes Mean age of marriage1 Number of marriages between persons of same sexe Mean age of marriage1
Males Females Males Females
1994 260 866 31.8 29.2 /// /// ///
1995 261 813 na na /// /// ///
1996 287 144 32.6 30.0 /// /// ///
1997 291 163 32.9 30.3 /// /// ///
1998 278 525 33.0 30.5 /// /// ///
1999 293 544 33.2 30.6 /// /// ///
2000 305 234 33.6 31.0 /// /// ///
2001 295 720 33.6 31.0 /// /// ///
2002 286 169 34.0 31.3 /// /// ///
2003 282 756 34.3 31.6 /// /// ///
2004 278 439 34.8 32.1 /// /// ///
2005 283 036 35.3 32.6 /// /// ///
2006 273 914 35.6 32.9 /// /// ///
2007 273 669 35.8 33.1 /// /// ///
2008 265 404 36.1 33.3 /// /// ///
2009 251 478 36.3 33.5 /// /// ///
2010 251 654 36.5 33.8 /// /// ///
2011 236 826 36.6 34.0 /// /// ///
2012 245 930 36.7 34.0 /// /// ///
2013 231 225 37.2 34.6 7 367 49.8 43.0
2014 except Mayotte 230 307 37.5 34.9 10 518 46.2 41.4
2014 including Mayotte 230 770 37.5 34.9 10 522 46.2 41.4
2015 including Mayotte 228 565 37.7 35.1 7 751 44.4 40.0
2016 (p) including Mayotte 228 000 37.8 35.3 7 000 43.9 39.6
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2016.
  • 1. Mean age calculated by simple average of people getting married during the considered year.
  • na: not available.
  • ///: Not applicable.
  • Field: France except Mayotte until 2014, including Mayotte from 2014.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics.

Mean age of the newlyweds, metropolitan France

Mean age of the newlyweds, metropolitan France

Mean age of the newlyweds, metropolitan France
Year of marriage Number of marriages between persons of different sexes Mean age of marriage1 Number of marriages between persons of same sexe Mean age of marriage1
Males Females Males Females
1946 516 882 28.9 25.5 /// /// ///
1947 427 113 29.1 25.7 /// /// ///
1948 370 769 29.0 25.7 /// /// ///
1949 341 091 28.5 25.4 /// /// ///
1950 331 091 28.3 25.2 /// /// ///
1951 319 651 28.2 25.2 /// /// ///
1952 313 892 28.3 25.3 /// /// ///
1953 308 426 28.2 25.9 /// /// ///
1954 314 453 28.1 25.2 /// /// ///
1955 312 703 28.1 25.2 /// /// ///
1956 293 450 28.4 25.5 /// /// ///
1957 310 509 28.3 25.4 /// /// ///
1958 312 133 28.2 25.4 /// /// ///
1959 320 821 28.1 25.3 /// /// ///
1960 319 944 28.0 25.2 /// /// ///
1961 314 841 28.0 25.2 /// /// ///
1962 316 873 27.8 25.0 /// /// ///
1963 339 463 27.3 24.6 /// /// ///
1964 347 525 27.0 24.4 /// /// ///
1965 346 308 27.0 24.2 /// /// ///
1966 339 746 26.8 24.1 /// /// ///
1967 345 578 26.6 24.0 /// /// ///
1968 356 615 26.3 23.8 /// /// ///
1969 380 829 26.2 23.8 /// /// ///
1970 393 686 26.0 23.8 /// /// ///
1971 406 416 25.9 23.8 /// /// ///
1972 416 521 25.9 23.8 /// /// ///
1973 400 740 26.0 23.8 /// /// ///
1974 394 755 26.0 23.8 /// /// ///
1975 387 379 26.3 23.9 /// /// ///
1976 374 003 26.4 24.0 /// /// ///
1977 368 166 26.7 24.3 /// /// ///
1978 354 628 26.9 24.4 /// /// ///
1979 340 405 27.0 24.5 /// /// ///
1980 334 377 27.1 24.6 /// /// ///
1981 315 117 27.4 24.9 /// /// ///
1982 312 405 27.5 25.0 /// /// ///
1983 300 513 27.8 25.4 /// /// ///
1984 281 402 28.2 25.7 /// /// ///
1985 269 419 28.7 26.2 /// /// ///
1986 265 678 29.0 26.5 /// /// ///
1987 265 177 29.5 27.0 /// /// ///
1988 271 124 29.8 27.3 /// /// ///
1989 279 900 30.1 27.5 /// /// ///
1990 287 099 30.3 27.8 /// /// ///
1991 280 175 30.5 28.1 /// /// ///
1992 271 427 30.9 28.4 /// /// ///
1993 255 190 31.4 28.8 /// /// ///
1994 253 746 31.7 29.2 /// /// ///
1995 254 651 32.1 29.5 /// /// ///
1996 280 072 32.6 30.0 /// /// ///
1997 283 984 32.8 30.3 /// /// ///
1998 271 361 33.0 30.5 /// /// ///
1999 286 191 33.2 30.6 /// /// ///
2000 297 922 33.6 31.0 /// /// ///
2001 288 255 33.6 30.9 /// /// ///
2002 279 087 33.9 31.3 /// /// ///
2003 275 963 34.3 31.6 /// /// ///
2004 271 598 34.8 32.1 /// /// ///
2005 276 303 35.3 32.6 /// /// ///
2006 267 260 35.6 32.9 /// /// ///
2007 267 194 35.8 33.1 /// /// ///
2008 258 739 36.0 33.3 /// /// ///
2009 245 151 36.2 33.5 /// /// ///
2010 245 334 36.4 33.8 /// /// ///
2011 231 100 36.6 33.9 /// /// ///
2012 239 840 36.6 34.0 /// /// ///
2013 225 784 37.2 34.6 7 324 49.8 43.0
2014 224 878 37.5 34.9 10 437 46.3 41.5
2015 222 664 37.7 35.1 7 700 44.4 40.0
2016 (p) 223 000 37.8 35.2 7 000 43.9 39.6
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2016.
  • 1. Mean age calculated by simple average of people getting married during the considered year.
  • ///: Not applicable.
  • Field: metropolitan France.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics.

Female first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, France

Female first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, France

Female first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, France
Year Female first marriage rates by age (number of marriages of still un-married women, per 100 women) Mean age at first marriage (1) (years)
15 - 19 years 20 - 24 years 25 - 29 years 30 à 34 ans 35 à 39 ans 40 à 44 ans 45 à 50 ans
1994 0.23 3.33 4.18 1.42 0.48 0.18 0.08 26.8
1995 na na na na na na na na
1996 0.19 3.19 4.57 1.85 0.70 0.27 0.10 27.4
1997 0.18 3.04 4.77 1.95 0.76 0.29 0.11 27.6
1998 0.17 2.80 4.81 1.89 0.72 0.29 0.11 27.7
1999 0.19 2.90 5.10 2.06 0.81 0.32 0.12 27.8
2000 0.21 2.88 5.14 2.24 0.92 0.37 0.14 28.1
2001 0.22 2.78 5.11 2.21 0.89 0.38 0.14 28.1
2002 0.22 2.57 4.85 2.23 0.90 0.39 0.15 28.3
2003 0.22 2.47 4.68 2.26 0.94 0.43 0.18 28.5
2004 0.18 2.28 4.57 2.26 0.97 0.46 0.19 28.8
2005 0.17 2.14 4.48 2.32 1.04 0.51 0.22 29.1
2006 0.13 1.97 4.26 2.30 1.04 0.50 0.22 29.3
2007 0.13 1.85 4.20 2.36 1.08 0.53 0.24 29.5
2008 0.12 1.75 4.01 2.32 1.07 0.54 0.25 29.6
2009 0.11 1.62 3.75 2.24 1.04 0.54 0.26 29.8
2010 0.11 1.54 3.68 2.30 1.09 0.56 0.28 30.0
2011 0.10 1.42 3.43 2.16 1.02 0.54 0.27 30.1
2012 0.10 1.44 3.55 2.32 1.10 0.58 0.29 30.2
2013 0.09 1.28 3.20 2.22 1.13 0.62 0.34 30.6
2014 (p) except Mayotte 0.08 1.21 3.17 2.29 1.17 0.66 0.37 30.9
2014 (p) including Mayotte 0.08 1.21 3.16 2.28 1.17 0.66 0.37 30.9
2015 (p) 0.08 1.17 3.04 2.29 1.21 0.66 0.35 31.0
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2016.
  • (1) Mean age at first marriage calculated with the rates.
  • na: not available.
  • Reading: Out of 100 women aged 25 to 29 years, on average, 3.04 got married for the first time in 2015.
  • Field: France except Mayotte until 2014, including Mayotte from 2014.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.

Female first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, metropolitan France

Female first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, metropolitan France

Female first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, metropolitan France
Year Female first marriage rates by age (number of marriages of still un-married women, per 100 women) Mean age at first marriage (1) (years)
15 - 19 years 20 - 24 years 25 - 29 years 30 à 34 ans 35 à 39 ans 40 à 44 ans 45 à 50 ans
1946 3.94 15.29 7.12 2.38 0.96 0.43 0.20 24.3
1947 3.75 12.15 5.12 1.78 0.77 0.36 0.18 24.0
1948 3.47 10.54 4.18 1.39 0.62 0.30 0.16 23.8
1949 3.43 10.06 3.60 1.17 0.50 0.26 0.14 23.5
1950 3.38 10.10 3.35 1.04 0.46 0.23 0.13 23.3
1951 3.27 9.89 3.24 0.96 0.40 0.21 0.12 23.3
1952 3.20 9.86 3.17 0.93 0.39 0.20 0.12 23.2
1953 3.10 9.99 3.16 0.90 0.37 0.18 0.11 23.2
1954 3.10 10.43 3.28 0.90 0.39 0.18 0.11 23.2
1955 3.12 10.42 3.37 0.94 0.37 0.18 0.10 23.2
1956 2.84 9.68 3.28 0.95 0.38 0.19 0.10 23.4
1957 2.98 10.62 3.57 0.96 0.37 0.19 0.10 23.3
1958 3.11 10.99 3.50 0.94 0.37 0.18 0.10 23.2
1959 3.37 11.58 3.59 0.95 0.37 0.18 0.10 23.1
1960 3.57 11.75 3.54 0.96 0.38 0.19 0.10 23.1
1961 3.62 11.63 3.48 0.94 0.37 0.19 0.10 23.0
1962 3.22 11.63 3.35 0.90 0.37 0.19 0.09 23.0
1963 3.51 12.41 3.26 0.88 0.36 0.18 0.09 22.8
1964 3.81 12.12 3.17 0.89 0.37 0.18 0.10 22.7
1965 4.07 11.46 2.90 0.82 0.36 0.19 0.11 22.7
1966 3.85 10.70 2.65 0.77 0.34 0.18 0.11 22.7
1967 3.68 10.51 2.58 0.73 0.34 0.18 0.11 22.7
1968 3.67 10.58 2.57 0.69 0.31 0.17 0.10 22.7
1969 3.68 10.96 2.68 0.69 0.30 0.16 0.10 22.7
1970 3.68 10.88 2.71 0.68 0.29 0.15 0.10 22.6
1971 3.81 10.96 2.83 0.68 0.29 0.15 0.10 22.6
1972 3.99 11.00 2.86 0.69 0.27 0.15 0.09 22.5
1973 3.92 10.38 2.74 0.68 0.26 0.14 0.09 22.5
1974 3.90 10.05 2.65 0.67 0.25 0.13 0.08 22.5
1975 3.81 9.70 2.53 0.67 0.25 0.13 0.08 22.5
1976 3.53 9.27 2.49 0.68 0.24 0.12 0.08 22.6
1977 3.32 8.94 2.53 0.70 0.25 0.12 0.08 22.7
1978 2.96 8.59 2.51 0.69 0.25 0.12 0.07 22.8
1979 2.69 8.22 2.48 0.67 0.24 0.11 0.06 22.9
1980 2.46 8.07 2.51 0.68 0.24 0.10 0.06 23.0
1981 2.09 7.54 2.47 0.66 0.23 0.10 0.06 23.1
1982 1.87 7.43 2.59 0.70 0.24 0.10 0.06 23.3
1983 1.54 7.04 2.64 0.71 0.24 0.10 0.05 23.6
1984 1.23 6.41 2.66 0.72 0.24 0.10 0.05 23.9
1985 0.95 5.90 2.74 0.76 0.25 0.10 0.05 24.2
1986 0.77 5.67 2.86 0.80 0.26 0.11 0.05 24.5
1987 0.62 5.37 3.06 0.88 0.29 0.12 0.05 24.8
1988 0.53 5.32 3.34 0.95 0.31 0.13 0.06 25.0
1989 0.49 5.21 3.67 1.06 0.35 0.14 0.07 25.3
1990 0.46 5.07 3.97 1.18 0.38 0.15 0.07 25.6
1991 0.43 4.67 4.02 1.24 0.41 0.15 0.07 25.8
1992 0.35 4.21 4.09 1.29 0.42 0.16 0.07 26.1
1993 0.27 3.66 3.99 1.32 0.44 0.16 0.07 26.4
1994 0.21 3.38 4.19 1.41 0.47 0.18 0.08 26.7
1995 0.20 3.26 4.28 1.46 0.51 0.20 0.08 26.9
1996 0.17 3.29 4.62 1.85 0.70 0.27 0.10 27.4
1997 0.17 3.13 4.84 1.95 0.76 0.29 0.11 27.6
1998 0.16 2.84 4.86 1.88 0.72 0.28 0.11 27.7
1999 0.18 2.90 5.16 2.06 0.81 0.31 0.12 27.8
2000 0.20 2.89 5.19 2.25 0.92 0.37 0.14 28.0
2001 0.21 2.79 5.16 2.22 0.89 0.38 0.14 28.1
2002 0.21 2.59 4.89 2.25 0.90 0.39 0.15 28.3
2003 0.22 2.48 4.72 2.28 0.95 0.42 0.17 28.5
2004 0.17 2.29 4.61 2.27 0.97 0.46 0.19 28.8
2005 0.17 2.15 4.52 2.34 1.04 0.50 0.22 29.1
2006 0.13 1.98 4.29 2.31 1.04 0.50 0.22 29.2
2007 0.13 1.85 4.24 2.38 1.08 0.52 0.24 29.5
2008 0.12 1.76 4.05 2.33 1.08 0.54 0.25 29.6
2009 0.11 1.63 3.78 2.26 1.04 0.53 0.25 29.8
2010 0.11 1.54 3.72 2.31 1.09 0.56 0.28 30.0
2011 0.10 1.42 3.47 2.18 1.02 0.54 0.27 30.1
2012 0.10 1.45 3.58 2.34 1.10 0.58 0.28 30.2
2013 0.09 1.29 3.22 2.24 1.14 0.62 0.34 30.6
2014 (p) 0.08 1.22 3.20 2.31 1.17 0.66 0.37 30.9
2015 (p) 0.08 1.17 3.07 2.31 1.21 0.66 0.34 31.0
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2016.
  • (1) Mean age at first marriage calculated with the rates.
  • Reading: Out of 100 women aged 25 to 29 years, on average, 3.07 got married for the first time in 2015.
  • Field: metropolitan France.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.

Male first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, France

Male first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, France

Male first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, France
Year Male first marriage rates by age (number of marriages of still un-married men, per 100 men) Mean age at first marriage (1) (years)
15 - 19 years 20 - 24 years 25 - 29 years 30 - 34 years 35 - 39 years 40 - 44 years 45 - 50 years
1994 0.02 1.64 4.63 2.21 0.77 0.28 0.11 28.7
1995 na na na na na na na .
1996 0.02 1.52 4.75 2.63 1.07 0.42 0.15 29.5
1997 0.02 1.37 4.84 2.78 1.15 0.45 0.16 29.7
1998 0.02 1.17 4.73 2.77 1.11 0.45 0.16 29.8
1999 0.02 1.20 4.98 2.95 1.23 0.51 0.18 29.9
2000 0.02 1.21 4.98 3.13 1.37 0.59 0.22 30.2
2001 0.02 1.17 4.95 3.12 1.32 0.58 0.23 30.2
2002 0.02 1.11 4.63 3.09 1.32 0.60 0.24 30.4
2003 0.02 1.07 4.44 3.10 1.34 0.64 0.26 30.6
2004 0.02 0.99 4.20 3.09 1.37 0.65 0.28 30.8
2005 0.02 0.92 4.06 3.12 1.46 0.70 0.32 31.1
2006 0.02 0.85 3.80 3.05 1.46 0.70 0.33 31.3
2007 0.01 0.80 3.68 3.09 1.50 0.73 0.35 31.4
2008 0.01 0.77 3.53 2.97 1.47 0.74 0.37 31.6
2009 0.01 0.73 3.27 2.84 1.42 0.71 0.36 31.7
2010 0.02 0.70 3.22 2.84 1.45 0.75 0.38 31.8
2011 0.01 0.66 2.97 2.67 1.38 0.72 0.37 31.9
2012 0.01 0.65 3.10 2.82 1.47 0.78 0.38 32.0
2013 0.01 0.58 2.77 2.64 1.46 0.80 0.45 32.4
2014 (p) except Mayotte 0.01 0.56 2.72 2.67 1.51 0.84 0.48 32.6
2014 (p) including Mayotte 0.01 0.56 2.71 2.67 1.51 0.84 0.48 32.6
2015 (p) 0.01 0.54 2.59 2.66 1.52 0.84 0.47 32.7
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2016.
  • (1) Mean age at first marriage calculated with the rates.
  • na: not available.
  • Reading: Out of 100 men aged 25 to 29 years, on average, 2.59 got married for the first time in 2015.
  • Field: France except Mayotte until 2014, including Mayotte from 2014.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.

Male first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, metropolitan France

Male first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, metropolitan France

Male first marriage rate by age and mean age at first marriage, metropolitan France
Year Male first marriage rates by age (number of marriages of still un-married men, per 100 men) Mean age at first marriage (1) (years)
15 - 19 years 20 - 24 years 25 - 29 years 30 - 34 years 35 - 39 years 40 - 44 years 45 - 50 years
1946 0.44 10.67 12.21 6.40 2.01 0.75 0.27 27.4
1947 0.46 8.90 8.54 4.54 1.63 0.66 0.25 27.2
1948 0.45 8.13 6.97 3.31 1.32 0.55 0.23 26.9
1949 0.44 8.33 6.09 2.49 1.08 0.47 0.21 26.5
1950 0.44 8.47 5.82 2.11 0.98 0.41 0.19 26.2
1951 0.42 8.14 5.76 1.86 0.89 0.38 0.18 26.2
1952 0.40 7.92 5.70 1.74 0.81 0.37 0.18 26.1
1953 0.39 7.89 5.70 1.68 0.74 0.34 0.16 26.0
1954 0.38 8.10 5.91 1.70 0.70 0.34 0.16 26.0
1955 0.39 7.98 6.06 1.72 0.65 0.33 0.17 26.0
1956 0.43 6.93 6.00 1.73 0.61 0.34 0.16 26.1
1957 0.46 7.34 6.67 1.72 0.59 0.33 0.16 26.0
1958 0.49 7.73 6.54 1.70 0.58 0.32 0.17 26.0
1959 0.54 8.29 6.73 1.70 0.58 0.29 0.16 25.8
1960 0.58 8.52 6.74 1.65 0.60 0.27 0.16 25.7
1961 0.62 8.56 6.58 1.59 0.59 0.26 0.16 25.7
1962 0.57 9.15 6.42 1.54 0.56 0.25 0.14 25.5
1963 0.54 10.67 6.25 1.48 0.55 0.24 0.14 25.1
1964 0.55 11.10 6.21 1.49 0.55 0.24 0.14 25.0
1965 0.62 11.12 5.99 1.45 0.52 0.24 0.14 24.9
1966 0.58 10.44 5.56 1.42 0.50 0.24 0.13 24.9
1967 0.60 10.22 5.32 1.37 0.49 0.23 0.13 24.9
1968 0.64 10.30 5.15 1.34 0.46 0.23 0.11 24.8
1969 0.64 10.70 5.15 1.34 0.47 0.22 0.12 24.8
1970 0.66 10.71 4.94 1.30 0.46 0.22 0.12 24.7
1971 0.66 10.90 4.92 1.24 0.46 0.22 0.12 24.6
1972 0.69 11.06 4.87 1.21 0.45 0.22 0.12 24.6
1973 0.66 10.47 4.62 1.15 0.43 0.22 0.11 24.5
1974 0.64 10.09 4.51 1.12 0.43 0.21 0.12 24.6
1975 0.60 9.68 4.34 1.09 0.42 0.21 0.11 24.6
1976 0.53 9.23 4.22 1.09 0.42 0.20 0.11 24.7
1977 0.46 8.79 4.27 1.13 0.42 0.20 0.11 24.8
1978 0.38 8.23 4.27 1.14 0.40 0.20 0.11 25.0
1979 0.33 7.75 4.20 1.10 0.38 0.19 0.10 25.0
1980 0.31 7.40 4.28 1.11 0.37 0.18 0.10 25.1
1981 0.26 6.68 4.16 1.09 0.37 0.17 0.09 25.3
1982 0.22 6.33 4.33 1.14 0.38 0.17 0.09 25.5
1983 0.18 5.73 4.34 1.18 0.37 0.17 0.09 25.7
1984 0.13 4.97 4.25 1.19 0.38 0.16 0.08 25.9
1985 0.10 4.29 4.27 1.26 0.38 0.15 0.09 26.3
1986 0.08 3.91 4.35 1.34 0.40 0.16 0.08 26.5
1987 0.07 3.55 4.43 1.45 0.44 0.17 0.09 26.8
1988 0.06 3.35 4.68 1.59 0.48 0.18 0.09 27.1
1989 0.06 3.13 4.94 1.77 0.55 0.20 0.10 27.3
1990 0.06 2.94 5.14 1.95 0.62 0.21 0.10 27.6
1991 0.05 2.63 5.07 2.02 0.65 0.23 0.10 27.8
1992 0.04 2.27 4.94 2.08 0.69 0.24 0.11 28.1
1993 0.03 1.89 4.64 2.08 0.71 0.25 0.11 28.4
1994 0.02 1.65 4.65 2.21 0.76 0.27 0.10 28.7
1995 0.02 1.55 4.67 2.26 0.81 0.30 0.11 28.9
1996 0.02 1.60 4.79 2.64 1.07 0.42 0.15 29.4
1997 0.02 1.42 4.88 2.77 1.14 0.44 0.16 29.6
1998 0.02 1.19 4.77 2.76 1.10 0.44 0.15 29.8
1999 0.02 1.20 5.02 2.96 1.22 0.50 0.17 29.9
2000 0.02 1.21 5.02 3.15 1.36 0.58 0.21 30.2
2001 0.02 1.17 4.99 3.14 1.32 0.58 0.22 30.2
2002 0.02 1.11 4.67 3.10 1.32 0.60 0.23 30.4
2003 0.02 1.07 4.48 3.12 1.34 0.64 0.26 30.6
2004 0.02 0.99 4.23 3.11 1.37 0.65 0.28 30.8
2005 0.02 0.92 4.09 3.14 1.46 0.69 0.32 31.1
2006 0.02 0.85 3.83 3.06 1.45 0.70 0.32 31.2
2007 0.01 0.80 3.71 3.11 1.50 0.72 0.34 31.4
2008 0.01 0.77 3.55 2.99 1.47 0.73 0.36 31.6
2009 0.01 0.73 3.29 2.85 1.42 0.71 0.35 31.7
2010 0.02 0.70 3.24 2.85 1.44 0.75 0.38 31.8
2011 0.01 0.66 2.99 2.68 1.38 0.72 0.37 31.9
2012 0.01 0.65 3.12 2.83 1.47 0.77 0.38 32.0
2013 0.01 0.59 2.79 2.65 1.47 0.80 0.45 32.4
2014 (p) 0.01 0.56 2.73 2.69 1.51 0.84 0.47 32.6
2015 (p) 0.01 0.54 2.61 2.67 1.53 0.84 0.47 32.7
  • (p) provisional data at the end of 2016.
  • (1) Mean age at first marriage calculated with the rates.
  • Reading: Out of 100 men aged 25 to 29 years, on average, 2.61 got married for the first time in 2015.
  • Field: metropolitan France.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.

Percentage of ever married women at various ages by birth cohort, metropolitan France

Percentage of ever married women at various ages by birth cohort, metropolitan France

Percentage of ever married women at various ages by birth cohort, metropolitan France
Birth cohort Percentage of women ever married at the end of the year when they have reached this age
20 years 22 years 24 years 26 years 28 years 30 years 32 years 35 years 40 years 50 years
1946 34.1 58.8 74.3 82.3 86.3 88.5 89.9 91.1 92.1 93.0
1956 31.6 51.6 63.8 71.0 75.3 78.0 79.9 82.0 84.0 86.1
1966 9.8 20.9 33.7 44.5 51.9 57.4 61.4 65.7 69.9 73.4
1976 3.0 7.3 16.3 27.7 37.1 44.2 49.2 53.9 58.2 ///
1981 2.0 5.9 12.7 21.5 29.7 36.0 40.8 44.5 /// ///
1984 2.0 5.2 10.8 18.2 25.6 31.8 34.4 /// /// ///
1986 1.7 4.4 9.3 16.2 23.1 26.2 /// /// /// ///
1988 1.3 3.7 8.2 14.2 17.6 /// /// /// /// ///
1990 1.2 3.3 7.0 9.5 /// /// /// /// /// ///
1992 1.1 3.0 4.5 /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
1994 1.0 1.8 /// /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
1996 0.4 /// /// /// /// /// /// /// /// ///
  • ///: Not applicable.
  • Reading: 1.7% of women born in 1986 were married at 20 years old.
  • Field: metropolitan France.
  • Source: INSEE, vital statistics and population estimates.