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Family and Marriage

A. Sum of households: 1,048,177 households of February, 2022
(Source: Department of Civil Affairs)

B. The variation of  households as of February, 2022
(Source: Department of Civil Affairs)

Year

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Number
of
Households

1007,687

1021,435

1,031,465

1,043,948

1,047,284

1,056,715

1,056,233

1,060,880

1,061,000

1,052,596

1,048,177

 

C. Marriage and divorce up to Dec., 2021

 
Marriage and divorce as of 2021

Year

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

Number of Marriages

18,821

19,405

19,139

18,771

17,796

16,175

15,193

14,834

12,756

11,313

Number of Divorces

5,818

5,442

5,528

5,499

5,532

5,500

5,542

5,477

4,808

4,354

D. Estimated number of single-parent families with children under 18 as of February, 2022
(Source: Department of Social Welfare)
There are about 106,390 single-parent households in Taipei City, accounting for 10.15% of the total households.

E. Widowed persons as of Dec.,2020
(Source: Ministry of the Interior)
Widowers: 22,523
Widows: 114,499
Total: 137,022