In This is Norway , Statistics Norway presents statistics on a range of areas in Norwegian society in a user-friendly manner. Priority is given to ensuring that the publication is easy to read and understand. The first edition of This is Norway was published in 2003. The extensive feedback we have received is extremely positive and indicates that the publication has many different types of users and areas of application.
The average age for first-time married men and women continues to rise, and is now 34.3 years for men and 31.6 years for women. In 2014, 22 900 couples got married, 10 800 couples separated and 9 600 couples divorced.