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    72% of the 18 to 64 year olds live on income from employment

    In 2017, employment was the main source of livelihood for seven in ten adults (72%) aged between 18 and 64 and living in Germany. Based on results of the microcensus, the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that these were 37.0 million people. The proportions differed between men and...

    Press release

    2018-07-16

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    More deaths and fewer births in 2017

    In 2017, the number of live births in Germany was 785,000. Based on provisional figures, the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that this was a decline of 7,000 newborn children, or 0.9%, compared with 2016 (792,000).

    Press release

    2018-07-13

  • Relevanz: 100

    Number of divorces markedly down in 2017

    In 2017, 153,500 married couples divorced based on judicial decision in Germany. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that a smaller number was last recorded in 1992 (135,000). Compared with 2016, the number of divorces declined by nearly 9,000 or 5.5%. After German reunification,...

    Press release

    2018-07-10

  • Relevanz: 100

    1.7% increase in naturalisations in 2017

    Roughly 112,200 foreigners became naturalised German citizens in 2017. This was the highest number since 2013. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that this was an increase of just over 1,800, or 1.7%, compared with a year earlier. 

    Press release

    2018-05-23

  • Relevanz: 100

    Information on press release 133/18 of 12 April 2018 - PLEASE NOTE -
    Foreign population stood at 10.6 million in 2017

    Please consider the following when interpreting the number of people with only foreign citizenship in the Central Register of Foreigners as published today: it is correct that the change in the number of foreigners registered in the Central Register of Foreigners from 2016 to 2017 was an increase of...

    Press release

    2018-04-12

  • Relevanz: 100

    Foreign population increased by 5.8% in 2017

    At the end of 2017, roughly 10.6 million people with only foreign citizenship were covered in the Central Register of Foreigners. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) reports that the number of registered foreigners rose by roughly 585,000, or 5.8%, on the previous year. The growth of the...

    Press release

    2018-04-12

  • Relevanz: 100

    Majority of children growing up with siblings

    In 2016, 81% of the children aged 10 years in Germany were living in a household with siblings. To coincide with the Siblings Day on 10 April 2018, the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) reports that the majority of children are thus growing up with at least one sister or brother.

    Press release

    2018-04-09

  • Relevanz: 100

    Continued increase in births in 2016

    In 2016, 792,131 children were born in Germany. The number of babies increased by 54,556, or 7%, compared with 2015 (737,575). The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that the number of births increased for the fifth time in a row to reach again the level of 1996. Compared with the...

    Press release

    2018-03-28

  • Relevanz: 100

    Higher life expectancy of boys and girls

    Life expectancy has increased once again in Germany. According to the life table for 2014/2016 relating to the current mortality situation, the life expectancy of newborn boys is 78 years and 4 months and that of newborn girls 83 years and 2 months. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also...

    Press release

    2018-03-26

  • Relevanz: 100

    Migration 2016: net immigration into Germany at 500,000

    The number of people who immigrated to Germany exceeded the number of those who emigrated by roughly 500,000 in 2016. In 2015, the migration surplus had been 1.14 million. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that arrivals totalled 1,865,000 in 2016 and departures across Germany's...

    Press release

    2018-03-13

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