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05713: Marriages contracted, by type of marriages 1961 - 2022

Karstein Sørlien, Statistics Norway
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Anders Sønstebø, Statistics Norway
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2023-05-15 08:00
Statistics Norway
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The bridegroom resident in Norway.
Since the new Marriage Act inforce from 2009, husband/oldest spouse resident in Norway.

type of marriage

Religious communities outside Church of Norway

Included marriages figures from the Norwegian Humanist Association, which was given the authority to perform marriages at the end of 2004.


Marriages contracted abroad, type of marriages is unknown.