While the marriage rates of 2020 were determined, the number of married couples decreased by 2019 percent compared to 10,1, reaching 487 thousand 270. While the number of foreign brides among the married couples was 18 thousand 909, the number of foreign grooms was found to be 3 thousand 828.
Agency Presse, Turkey Statistical Institute (TSI), according to information obtained from the data, the marriage rate in 2020 was evident. Thus, the number of couples getting married in 2020 decreased by 2019 percent compared to 10,1, reaching 487 thousand 270. While the number of foreign brides among married couples was 18 thousand 909, it was recorded that the highest number of girls from Syria was 14,8 percent. While the number of foreign grooms was determined as 3, it was determined that they were from Germany with 828 percent. Azerbaijan took the second place among foreign brides with 27,6 percent, while Syria took the second place in foreign grooms.
Media monitoring agency Ajans Press examined the number of news related to marriage reflected in the press. According to the information compiled from Ajans Press digital press archive, it was determined that 21 news about marriage were reflected in the press last year. While the number of news with weddings or marriages was 551 thousand 63, the cancellation or restriction of weddings due to the pandemic was on the agenda of the media.