The Netherlands became the front a people in the world to approve assonant sex weddings, when the first gay couples even the knot on apr 1, 2001. Women are more liable to get mated than men and their marriages are thomas more liable to break down, the national statistics agency CBS aforesaid on Wednesday. Since the initial upsurge in weddings, extraordinary 700 distaff couples and 500-600 male couples get married all year.
In 2001, the european country became the first administrative division in the group to move the possibility for two men or two women to marry. Today, same-sex marriage is possible in nine other countries likewise the Netherlands. The Netherlands has led the way in statement of gap up married couple for same-sex couples. today several other countries in european economic community (such as Spain and Belgium) human also provided for gay marriage, but same-sex couples should always bear in judgement that their marriage and its consequences design not be standard in every country.
• Netherlands: total number of same-sex marriages by gender 2006-2016 | Statistic
This statistic shows the total bit of same-sex marriages in the the netherlands from 2006 to 2016, by gender. The data point shows that in 2016 665 same-sex marriages took places between two men and 771 same-sex marriages took property 'tween two women. Marriages between two women outnumbered marriages between two men in the penultimate ten years, with the astronomic positive identification of same-sex marriages between two women taking place in 2009, with 785 marriages.