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Married by 30? You’re now in the minority

A new Office for National Statistics (ONS) report suggests you’re now likely to be in the minority if you were married by age 30! 

It’s not so long ago that most people in England and Wales were married in their late teens or twenties. But times have changed and those that are married by the age of thirty are in the minority now.

Following the latest ONS marriages data, they examine some of the long-term trends in marriage and relationships