In January, the Ukrainians created a thousand families more than a year ago
In January 2014 Ukrainians had a thousand more marriages than in January last year, reports the press service of the Ministry of Justice.
Ties of Hymen bonded 13,207 citizens of Ukraine (in January last year — 12,022). Particularly active in creating the family were the residents of Donetsk region (1,178 marriages), Kiev (1,050), Kharkov (822), Odessa (744), Luhansk (651) and Lviv (642) regions. Marriages were less popular in Sevastopol, as well as in Chernivtsi, Chernihiv, Volyn and Kirovograd regions.
This January Ukrainians also divorced less than in January 2013 — 3,290 divorces against 3,537 divorces, respectively. There are more divorces in Donetsk, Dnipropetrovsk Kharkov and Odessa regions, and in Kiev. Fewer divorces happen in Transcarpathia, as well as in Rivne, Volyn and Chernivtsi regions.