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Malta: Seeks to Revise Vatican Concordat on Divorce

Now the Maltese government has sent a

Malta: Lowest Divorce Rate in Europe

The marriage rate in the EU27 has decreased continuously over the last two decades, from 6.3 marriages per 1000 persons in 1990 to 5.2‰ in 2000 and 4.4‰ in 2010.

This pattern could be found in a majority of Member States. In 2011, the highest marriage rates were recorded in Cyprus (7.3 marriages per 1000 persons), Lithuania (6.3‰) and Malta (6.1‰), and the lowest in Bulgaria (2.9‰), Slovenia (3.2‰), Luxembourg (3.3‰), Spain, Italy and Portugal (all 3.4‰).

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