Marriage contracts by emirate, gender and nationality category

A database that includes the number of marriage contracts registered in the federal courts (Sharjah, Ajman, Umm al-Quwain, Fujairah) by category Emirates and non-Emirates for the years from 2010 to 2019, and the data collected from 2010 to 2015 are log data as for 2016 To 2019 by e - Zawaj system *The UAE legal age for marriage is 18 for the bride and 21 for the groom. For more information about UAE marriage laws visit:

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Last Updated September 28, 2020, 15:15 (GST)
Created May 4, 2020, 08:02 (GST)
End Year 2019
Latest update date 08/04/2020
Method of calculation Data was extracted from 2010 to 2015 from the statistical report. As for the data for 2016 to 2019 from the electronic marriage contract system
Source Ministry of Justice
Start Year 2010
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