Latest Marriage and Divorce Statistics

Registered marriages, 2012 (annual change):
Queensland …………………………………………….. (up)  2.8%
Australia ………………………………………………….. (up)  1.2%

Registered divorces, 2012 (annual change):
Queensland …………………… ……………………(down) 0.7%
Australia …………………………………………………..  (up) 2.0%

Source: ABS, ABS 3310.0, released 27 November 2013.

Marriage and Divorce Stats 2012

 

 

 

 

 

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Speeding Drivers Statistics

Did you know that between 2008 and 2012, there were 2176 serious casualties in road crashes involving speeding drivers and riders? As you can see from the graph below, a majority of these were caused in 60/km. Take care these holidays!

Speeding Drivers

Divorce Statistics

Did you know many divorces occur to couples with children under 18 years old? However, the proportion of all divorces that involve children has declined since the mid 1960s from 65% in 1966 to 56% in 1990, 53% in 2000, and 48% in 2012. In 2012, 44834 children under 18 years experienced the divorce of their parents. (Source: aifs.gov.au)

Divorce Statistics