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People more rarely get married in Kazakhstan

120.8 thousand marriages were registered by civil registration offices in 2023 in the Republic of Kazakhstan, which was 5.9% less than in the previous year, reports the press service of the Bureau of National Statistics of the Agency for Strategic Planning and Reforms.
People more rarely get married in Kazakhstan

Astana residents entered into marriage most often, the marriage rate was 7.46 per 1000 people, while the lowest level was in the Turkestan region - 5.55 per 1000 people.

Of those who created a family, 78.2% of men and 79.4% of women married for the first time; the share of marriage registration after divorce was 20.4% for men and 18.9% for women.

80 thousand marriages (66.2%) were registered in urban areas, 40.8 thousand marriages (33.8%) - in rural areas. The average marriageable age was 27.8 years for men and 25.2 years for women.

As for divorces, their number decreased by 9.6% compared to 2022 and amounted to 40.2 thousand divorces. In urban areas, 29.4 thousand divorces (73.1%) were registered, in rural areas - 10.8 thousand divorces (26.9%).

The overall divorce rate was 2.02 (per 1,000 people). The highest divorce rate was noted in East Kazakhstan region, 3.14 per 1000 people, the lowest in the Turkestan region - 0.89 per 1000 people. Thus, there were 333 divorces per 1,000 marriages in 2023 (347 in 2022).

In terms of length of marriage, the largest proportion (34.9%) of divorces is among families who have been married for 1-4 years, 26.7% of divorces are among those who have lived together for 5 to 9 years.

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