Topic:
MUNICIPALITIES; STATISTICAL INFORMATION; CIVIL UNIONS;
Location:
MARRIAGE;

OLR Research Report


May 8, 2007

 

2007-R-0370

CIVIL UNION STATISTICS BY TOWN

By: Christopher Reinhart, Senior Attorney

You asked for statistics on the number of civil unions performed in Connecticut by town.

The table below displays information provided by the Department of Public Health showing the number of civil unions by town, from October 1, 2005, when the law authorizing civil unions took effect, through the end of March 2007.

Table 1: Civil Unions by Town

Town

2005

(after October 1)

2006

2007

(January through March)

Andover

1

1

0

Ansonia

0

2

1

Ashford

5

2

1

Avon

3

3

0

Barkhamstead

0

0

0

Beacon Falls

3

1

0

Berlin

1

0

2

Bethany

0

2

1

Bethel

3

4

0

Bethlehem

4

1

0

Bloomfield

0

3

0

Bolton

1

1

0

Bozrah

2

0

0

Town

2005

(After October 1)

2006

2007

(January through March)

Branford

19

13

0

Bridgeport

5

12

0

Bridgewater

0

2

0

Bristol

7

17

1

Brookfield

1

1

0

Brooklyn

1

2

0

Burlington

1

1

0

Canaan

1

0

0

Canterbury

0

1

0

Canton

2

1

0

Chaplin

0

2

0

Cheshire

2

6

4

Chester

1

0

0

Clinton

3

0

0

Colchester

2

4

0

Colebrook

0

1

0

Columbia

1

0

0

Cornwall

2

0

1

Coventry

0

6

0

Cromwell

4

5

0

Danbury

12

8

0

Darien

1

2

0

Deep River

0

0

0

Derby

2

4

0

Durham

2

0

0

Eastford

0

1

0

East Granby

1

0

0

East Haddam

3

4

0

East Hampton

0

8

0

East Hartford

5

4

0

East Haven

3

3

0

East Lyme

3

8

0

East Windsor

1

3

1

Easton

1

0

0

Ellington

0

3

0

Enfield

5

6

9

Essex

2

2

0

Fairfield

9

8

1

Farmington

2

4

0

Franklin

0

0

0

Glastonbury

5

6

3

Goshen

1

1

0

Town

2005

(after October 1)

2006

2007

(January through March)

Granby

2

1

0

Greenwich

14

10

3

Griswold

1

5

0

Groton

6

12

1

Guilford

14

9

0

Haddam

0

1

0

Hamden

13

18

2

Hampton

3

1

0

Hartford

42

7

0

Hartland

0

0

0

Harwinton

0

0

0

Hebron

1

2

0

Kent

3

2

1

Killingly

2

3

0

Killingworth

1

0

0

Lebanon

0

1

0

Ledyard

0

0

0

Lisbon

0

0

0

Litchfield

2

1

1

Lyme

3

2

1

Madison

2

4

0

Manchester

18

19

1

Mansfield

8

8

1

Marborough

0

2

0

Meriden

5

11

0

Middlebury

2

4

0

Middlefield

0

4

0

Middletown

6

10

1

Milford

10

12

2

Monroe

1

1

0

Montville

3

13

1

Morris

2

1

0

Naugatuck

3

5

0

New Britain

7

5

2

New Canaan

1

1

0

New Fairfield

1

3

0

New Hartford

1

0

0

New Haven

35

56

4

New London

8

17

2

New Milford

5

7

1

Newington

5

5

1

Newtown

4

7

2

Town

2005

(after October 1)

2006

2007

(January through March)

Norfolk

2

0

0

North Branford

2

1

0

North Canaan

0

0

0

North Haven

2

5

1

North Stonington

4

0

0

Norwalk

32

32

8

Norwich

7

3

2

Old Lyme

1

4

0

Old Saybrook

3

6

0

Orange

3

1

0

Oxford

0

2

0

Plainfield

1

2

0

Plainville

3

3

0

Plymouth

0

3

0

Pomfret

1

1

0

Portland

2

4

0

Preston

0

1

0

Prospect

2

1

0

Putnam

1

0

0

Redding

3

1

0

Ridgefield

2

2

0

Rocky Hill

2

0

0

Roxbury

2

2

0

Salem

2

2

0

Salisbury

9

5

0

Scotland

0

0

0

Seymour

0

1

0

Sharon

6

0

2

Shelton

3

0

0

Sherman

0

0

0

Simsbury

1

7

0

Somers

2

1

0

South Windsor

7

12

1

Southbury

3

6

0

Southington

7

11

0

Sprague

0

0

0

Stafford

4

1

0

Stamford

17

23

0

Sterling

1

0

0

Stonington

9

15

2

Stratford

14

9

4

Suffield

1

0

0

Town

2005

(after October 1)

2006

2007

(January through March)

Thomaston

1

0

0

Thompson

2

2

0

Tolland

4

5

0

Torrington

4

5

0

Trumbull

2

1

2

Union

0

0

0

Vernon

4

5

0

Voluntown

1

0

0

Wallingford

4

10

0

Warren

0

2

0

Washington

10

4

0

Waterbury

13

17

1

Waterford

4

5

0

Watertown

3

3

0

West Hartford

23

24

1

West Haven

0

0

0

Westbrook

1

1

0

Weston

4

0

0

Westport

12

10

0

Wethersfield

7

1

0

Willington

2

1

0

Wilton

1

2

1

Winchester

0

1

0

Windham

1

3

0

Windsor

4

3

0

Windsor Locks

1

2

0

Wolcott

5

4

0

Woodbridge

2

2

1

Woodbury

1

3

0

Woodstock

5

0

0

Total

649

722

78

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