See the latest data on same-sex marriage. Over the 10 years from toit increased by Archived from the original on 5 February To this end, the Agency has developed standards of service which its employees observe in serving its clients. A video providing an overview of Canadian families in the past and today is available from the Video centre. This means all worldwide assets that belong to a single party remain the sole property of the party with no legal entitlement by the other party, whether owned before or acquired during the relationship. Same-sex sexual activity illegal.
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Changing Attitudes on Gay Marriage
Although the Christian Democratic Appeal would form the next Government, they did not indicate any intention to repeal the law. Archived from the original on 5 February To ensure that same-sex couples enjoy similar rights, the provisions of the Dutch Civil Code rather than the Civil Code for the Caribbean Netherlands applies for marriages performed outside the islands since 1 January Not surprisingly, same-sex marriage has advanced mostly in countries and regions where acceptance of homosexuality is high. After the Dutch Parliament legalized same-sex marriage, the Protestant Church in the Netherlands permitted individual congregations to decide whether or not to bless such relationships as a union of love and faith before Godand in practice many churches now conduct such ceremonies. In BonaireSint Eustatius and Sabamarriage is open to same-sex and opposite-sex couples following the entry into force of a law enabling same-sex couples to marry there on 10 October Social Trends Dec 3,
It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Differences are particularly pronounced among religious groups. The data in this analysis are from the Census of Population. Support for same-sex marriage has risen among both men and women in recent years. Additional information on census data quality and comparability for families, households and marital status can be found in the Families Reference Guide, Census of Population,Catalogue no.