Rankings

Marriage and divorce Change

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Highest marriage rates

Number of marriages per 1,000 population 2017 or latest

  1. Rank
    1
    Country
    West Bank & Gaza
    Result
    10.4
  2. Rank
    2
    Country
    Fiji
    Result
    9.8
  3. Rank
    3
    Country
    Egypt
    Result
    9.6
  4. Rank
    4
    Country
    Bahamas
    Result
    9.5
  5. Rank
    Country
    Uzbekistan
    Result
    9.5
  6. Rank
    6
    Country
    Iran
    Result
    8.8
  7. Rank
    7
    Country
    Russia
    Result
    8.5
  8. Rank
    Country
    Moldova
    Result
    8.5
  9. Rank
    9
    Country
    Tajikistan
    Result
    8.4
  10. Rank
    10
    Country
    Albania
    Result
    8.2
  11. Rank
    11
    Country
    Kazakhstan
    Result
    7.9
  12. Rank
    12
    Country
    Mauritius
    Result
    7.7
  13. Rank
    Country
    Jordan
    Result
    7.7
  14. Rank
    14
    Country
    Guam
    Result
    7.6
  15. Rank
    15
    Country
    Cyprus
    Result
    7.5
  16. Rank
    Country
    Lithuania
    Result
    7.5
  17. Rank
    17
    Country
    Turkey
    Result
    7.4
  18. Rank
    18
    Country
    Romania
    Result
    7.3
  19. Rank
    Country
    Bermuda
    Result
    7.3
  20. Rank
    20
    Country
    Singapore
    Result
    7.1
  21. Rank
    21
    Country
    Belarus
    Result
    7.0
  22. Rank
    Country
    Hong Kong
    Result
    7.0
  23. Rank
    Country
    Kyrgyzstan
    Result
    7.0
  24. Rank
    24
    Country
    United States
    Result
    6.9
  25. Rank
    25
    Country
    Latvia
    Result
    6.8
  26. Rank
    Country
    Azerbaijan
    Result
    6.8
  27. Rank
    27
    Country
    Barbados
    Result
    6.7
  28. Rank
    Country
    Malta
    Result
    6.7
  29. Rank
    29
    Country
    Macedonia
    Result
    6.6
  30. Rank
    30
    Country
    Mongolia
    Result
    6.5
  31. Rank
    31
    Country
    Jamaica
    Result
    6.4
  32. Rank
    Country
    Georgia
    Result
    6.4
  33. Rank
    33
    Country
    Israel
    Result
    6.2
  34. Rank
    34
    Country
    Brunei
    Result
    6.1
  35. Rank
    35
    Country
    Liechtenstein
    Result
    6.0
  36. Rank
    Country
    Trinidad & Tobago
    Result
    6.0
  37. Rank
    37
    Country
    Macau
    Result
    5.9
  38. Rank
    38
    Country
    Slovakia
    Result
    5.8
  39. Rank
    39
    Country
    Bosnia & Herz.
    Result
    5.6
  40. Rank
    40
    Country
    Denmark
    Result
    5.5
  41. Rank
    41
    Country
    Ukraine
    Result
    5.4
  42. Rank
    Country
    Guyana
    Result
    5.4
  43. Rank
    Country
    Armenia
    Result
    5.4
  44. Rank
    44
    Country
    Dominican Rep.
    Result
    5.3
  45. Rank
    Country
    French Polynesia
    Result
    5.3
  46. Rank
    46
    Country
    Costa Rica
    Result
    5.2
  47. Rank
    Country
    Hungary
    Result
    5.2
  48. Rank
    Country
    Sweden
    Result
    5.2

Index key & notes

Notes

Note: The data are based on latest available figures (no earlier than 2013) and hence will be affected by the population age structure at the time. Marriage rates refer to registered marriages only and, therefore, reflect the customs surrounding registry and efficiency of administration.

Source: UN Demographic Yearbook 2017