Dataset

Divorces and marriages in statistical regions, cities under state jurisdiction and counties

Table ID
ILG020
Most recent data period
2018
Most recent data release
Next data release
Marriages
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.
Divorces

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.