Number of marriages and divorces and other key indicators

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The number of marriages includes marriages registered in the General Registry Offices of cities/towns and counties (and of parishes till July 2009) and in the churches of those denominations and congregations, which according to the Civil Law of the Republic of Latvia have a right to register marriages.

A marriage is regarded as divorced if the court ruling has become legally effective.

Since 1 February 2011 marriage in Latvia may be divorced also by a sworn notary.