The number of marriages exceeds the number of divorces 1.5 times in Tatarstan — RealnoeVremya.com

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12,810 marriages were registered in Tatarstan in 7 months of 2022. This is one and a half times more than the number of divorces recorded in the same period – 8,174, according to Rosstat data. Read the details in the material of Realnoe Vremya.

The number of marriages in Tatarstan has increased, but imperceptibly

The number of new marriages in Tatarstan remained almost at the same level compared to January-July last year. The increase was only 0.1%. 12,802 new families appeared in the republic in the first 7 months of 2021.

By the number of registered marriages in January-July 2022, Tatarstan is the leader among the regions of the Volga Federal District. The second is neighboring Bashkiria – 12,260 new families, the third is Nizhny Novgorod Oblast with 10,284 marriage registration acts.

By the number of registered marriages in January-July 2022, Tatarstan is the leader among the regions of the Volga Federal District. Photo: Maksim Platonov

The underdog in the number of new marriages is Mari El. In seven months, 1,535 couples got married in the republic, down 7.9% from the same period last year.

An increase in the number of marriages was recorded only in three regions of the Volga Federal District. In Tatarstan, the increase is the smallest.

Saratov Oblast became the leader in the growth of the number of new marriages in January-July 2022. In 7 months, 6,748 people got married there, which is 2.7% more than in the same period l ‘last year. Kirov Oblast is the second — 3,432 marriages (+1.5%).

Saratov Oblast became the leader in the growth of the number of new marriages in January-July 2022. Photo: Maksim Platonov

A decrease in the number of marriages was recorded in other regions of the Volga Federal District. Most notably, their number decreased in Udmurtia by 9.5% compared to January-July 2021. In the first 7 months of 2022, 3,948 couples got married there.

In general, 87,260 times were registered in the Volga Federal District in January-July 2022. This is 16.7% more than in the same period last year.

Citizens of Tatarstan have become less likely to divorce

The number of divorces in January-July 2022 decreased in Tatarstan. There were 5.5% less. In the republic, in the first 7 months of last year, marriages were annulled 8,654 times.

In the number of divorces, Tatarstan is the second in the Volga Federal District. The republic was “overtaken” by neighboring Bashkiria, where 9,563 couples divorced in 7 months of 2022. Compared to January-July of last year, the number of divorces there increased by 3.3%.

Bashkiria is one of the three regions of the Volga Federal District where an increase in the number of marriages has been recorded. This dynamic was most noticeable in the first seven months of 2022 in Orenburg Oblast — compared to January-July, the number of divorces increased by 7.5% to 5,522. The number of divorces in Mari El rose 3%, to 1,424.

The number of divorces in Mari El increased by 3%, to 1,424. Photo: Maksim Platonov

A total of 67,451 divorces were registered in the Volga Federal District in January-July 2022. Compared to the same period last year, their number decreased by 2.9%.

Tatiana Demina

Tatarstan

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