Annual Demographic Estimates: Canada, Provinces and Territories
Marriage rate of population, category
Marriage rate refers to the number of marriages of people per 1,000 unmarried individuals (single, widowed and divorced, based on legal marital status), either restricted to males, females or considering both. It can also be reported for specific age groups.
Population refers to the total membership, based on specific characteristics, of a group of people, objects or events at a given time and within a particular geographic area.