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3306.0.55.001 - Marriages, Australia, 2005 (Reissue)  
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INTRODUCTION TO DATA CUBES

The Excel file provided contains detailed marriage tables for the electronic product Marriages, Australia 2005 (cat. no. 3306.0.55.001). Each spreadsheet in the file contains one table. There are ten tables in total and these are listed and described below.

Links to the Explanatory Notes and Glossary of Terms are provided.

TABLES


Table 1. Selected marriage indicators, Australia, Selected years, 1985 to 2005

Contains data for Australia for 1985, 1995 and 2000-2005, on: All marriages: registered marriages, crude marriage rates, previous marital status by first marriage and remarriage, marriages performed by ministers of religion or civil, relative birthplace of bridegroom and bride, cohabitation prior to marriage; Bridegroom: age specific marriage rates, marital status at marriage, median age at marriage by previous marital status; Bride: age specific marriage rates, marital status at marriage, median age at marriage by previous marital status.

Table 2. International comparison of marriages, Selected years

Contains data on the number of marriages and crude marriage rates for selected countries and years. The source of this international data is the United Nations Demographic Yearbook, 2004 and earlier issues.

Table 3. Age-specific marriage rates, Bridegrooms, Selected years, 1976 to 2001

Contains data for Australia on age-specific first marriage, remarriage and total marriage rates for bridegrooms for 1976,1982, 1987, 1992,1997, 2000 and 2001.

Table 4. Age-specific marriage rates, Brides, Selected years, 1976 to 2001

Contains data for Australia on age-specific first marriage, remarriage and total marriage rates for brides for 1976,1982,1987,1992, 1997, 2000 and 2001.

Table 5. Country of birth of bridegrooms, Selected marriage indicators, 2005

Contains data for Australia on: Bridegroom: country of birth, relative country of birth of bride, type of marriage celebrant, marital status at marriage, median age at marriage by previous marital status, median duration of residence in Australia, cohabitation prior to marriage.

Table 6. Country of birth of bride, Selected marriage indicators, 2005

Contains data for Australia on: Bride: country of birth, relative country of birth of bridegroom, type of marriage celebrant, marital status at marriage, median age at marriage by previous marital status, median duration of residence in Australia, cohabitation prior to marriage.

Table 7. Remarriages, Previous marital status, Interval to remarriage, 2005
Contains data for Australia for bridegrooms and brides on interval to remarriage by previous marital status.

Table 8. Remarriages, number of children, available states and territories, 2005
Contains data for bridegrooms and brides on number of children by previous marital status.

Table 9. Selected marriage indicators, States and territories 200
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Contains data on: All marriages: registered marriages, crude marriage rates, previous marital status by first marriage and remarriage, marriages performed by ministers of religion or civil, relative birthplace of bridegroom and bride, cohabitation prior to marriage; Bridegroom: age specific marriage rates, marital status at marriage, median age at marriage by previous marital status; Bride: age specific marriage rates, marital status at marriage, median age at marriage by previous marital status.

Table 10. Previous marital status, States and territories, 2005
Contains data on previous marital status of bride by previous marital status of bridegroom.

Table 11. Category of celebrants, States and Territories, 2005

Contains data on marriages performed by ministers of religion and civil celebrants.

Table 12. Cohabitation prior to marriage, Selected indicators,
States and Territories, 2005
Contains data on: All marriages of cohabiting couples: proportion of total marriages, crude marriage rate, previous marital status by first marriage and remarriage, marriages performed by ministers of religion or civil, relative birthplace of bridegroom and bride, cohabitation prior to marriage; Bridegroom: age specific marriage rates, marital status at marriage, median age at marriage by previous marital status; Bride: age specific marriage rates, marital status at marriage, median age at marriage by previous marital status.


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