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Table 4 Partnership formation and parenthood, Japanese women aged 25–69 years in 2004

From: The second demographic transition, 1986–2020: sub-replacement fertility and rising cohabitation—a global update

  % ever cohabitated % married, not cohabitated % neither cohabitated or married % ever cohabitated of those ever in union % pre-marital pregnancy of those ever having a child
25–29 20 34 47 37 43
30–34 17 62 21 22 28
35–39 16 77 8 17 19
40–44 12 8 5 13 16
45–49 8 87 5 8 14
50–54 7 89 4 7 10
55+ 4 93 3 4 9
  1. Source: Courtesy of Noriko Tsuya, data Japan Generations and Gender Survey (2004)