New 2016 figures released
The latest figures for divorces taking place in England and Wales in 2016 were released on 18 October 2017 and the following Nomis datasets updated:
- Divorces of opposite sex couples in England and Wales
Accessing the dataset
The divorce dataset can be accessed from the Life Events folder using the Query tool.
This dataset provides statistics on divorces which took place in England and Wales, broken down by the age and previous marital status of each partner, the year of occurrence, fact proven, who petitioned, duration of marriage and whether children were involved.