Distribution of conceptions in England and Wales from 2004 to 2016, by marital status of parents

Pregnancies in England and Wales by marital status 2004 to 2016 This statistic shows a distribution of conceptions in England and Wales from 2004 to 2016, by the marital status of the parents. The trend shows more babies being conceived outside of marriage, though the rates have remained relatively stable. In 2016, 57.8 percent of conceptions happened outside of marriage or civil partnership.
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Within marriage/civil partnershipOutside marriage/civil partnership
2004 45.1%54.9%
2005 44.8%55.2%
2006 44.1%55.9%
2007 43.7%56.3%
2008 43.3%56.7%
2009 42.9%57.1%
2010 42.9%57.1%
2011 42.7%57.3%
2012 42.8%57.2%
201342.8%57.2%
201442.7%57.3%
201542.7%57.3%
201642.2%57.8%
Within marriage/civil partnershipOutside marriage/civil partnership
2004 45.1%54.9%
2005 44.8%55.2%
2006 44.1%55.9%
2007 43.7%56.3%
2008 43.3%56.7%
2009 42.9%57.1%
2010 42.9%57.1%
2011 42.7%57.3%
2012 42.8%57.2%
201342.8%57.2%
201442.7%57.3%
201542.7%57.3%
201642.2%57.8%
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This statistic shows a distribution of conceptions in England and Wales from 2004 to 2016, by the marital status of the parents. The trend shows more babies being conceived outside of marriage, though the rates have remained relatively stable. In 2016, 57.8 percent of conceptions happened outside of marriage or civil partnership.
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Release date
March 2018
Region
England, Wales
Survey time period
2004 to 2016

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