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New Jersey Health Statistics
1997

Marriages and Divorces
County and Month

Marriages by month and county of occurrence are contained in Table MD8. In 1997, September was the month with the most marriages (6,436), followed by August (5,876), and March (5,742). These three months together (approximately 25 percent of the year) accounted for 32.6 percent of the total marriages during the year.


TABLE MD8. NUMBER OF MARRIAGES BY COUNTY AND MONTH OF OCCURRENCE
NEW JERSEY, 1997
COUNTY TOTAL JAN FEB MAR APRIL MAY JUNE JULY AUG SEPT OCT NOV DEC
ATLANTIC 1,964 85 135 176 152 202 212 129 177 246 181 146 123
BERGEN 5,584 197 294 643 463 544 519 392 600 650 597 402 283
BURLINGTON 2,368 74 118 148 164 288 256 181 232 299 269 209 130
CAMDEN 2,942 96 165 201 193 331 302 261 339 348 332 213 161
CAPE MAY 889 23 27 35 45 113 120 56 100 131 127 62 50
CUMBERLAND 888 33 50 58 71 93 105 77 80 102 96 73 50
ESSEX 6,245 284 351 752 474 582 584 466 705 717 567 436 327
GLOUCESTER 1,444 42 53 64 94 192 165 95 149 202 179 142 67
HUDSON 4,956 268 437 895 418 367 316 345 437 475 421 268 309
HUNTERDON 727 21 23 35 52 78 87 51 86 121 95 51 27
MERCER 2,128 60 120 176 160 242 229 170 254 244 215 151 107
MIDDLESEX 4,758 201 298 552 376 464 411 383 508 508 467 336 254
MONMOUTH 3,929 103 174 271 287 436 427 347 446 515 425 297 201
MORRIS 3,052 93 128 266 204 340 307 214 363 388 357 247 145
OCEAN 2,629 78 109 148 200 279 318 198 271 362 296 217 153
PASSAIC 3,706 195 300 490 293 349 308 279 343 352 360 248 189
SALEM 359 7 22 14 18 40 40 37 39 50 43 30 19
SOMERSET 1,799 69 70 185 128 192 174 153 205 212 205 122 84
SUSSEX 785 23 31 24 53 102 93 78 96 111 88 56 30
UNION 3,801 165 306 584 308 337 333 258 386 351 339 245 189
WARREN 503 23 18 25 26 60 64 47 57 51 66 37 29
MILITARY 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 2 1
NOT STATED 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 55,467 2,143 3,229 5,742 4,179 5,631 5,370 4,217 5,876 6,436 5,726 3,990 2,928


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