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Religious Studies

Judaism: marriage and divorce


Total number of divorces in the UK:

YearNumber of divorcesYearNumber of divorces

Total number of marriages in the UK:

YearNumber of marriagesYearNumber of marriages

Total number of civil marriage ceremonies in the UK:

YearNumber of marriagesPercentage of marriages
1990-47% of all marriages
2004 184,91068% of all marriages
2005 160,27065% of all marriages
What reasons can you suggest for the drop in numbers in each of the tables above?
What connections between the figures in each of the tables can you identify?

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