Article Tag: Office of National Statistics

Cohabitation Vs Marriage: If You Like It Put A Ring On It

Latest figures from the Office of National Statistics shows an increase in the number of people cohabiting from 6.8% in 2002 to 9.5% in 2015. Cohabitation has now become an alternative to marriage, especially for the younger generation. There could be numerous reasons for people living together rather than being married perhaps the expense of… Read more »

Cohabitation Rights Bill: will it pass?

The Cohabitation Rights Bills is currently being debated in the House of Lords. On a recent survey carried out by YouGov of more than 2000 adults 51% of women think they share all the same rights as married couples when cohabiting compared with 42% of men. Cohabitation between couples is increasing, according to the Office… Read more »