Children Born Outside of Marriage

Proportion of children born outside of marriage continues to rise


Birth summary tables released by the Office for National Statistics show that the percentage of births to couples who were neither married nor in a civil partnership rose to 47.5 in 2012.  The new figure is a rise of just under 7% in the last 20 years

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