Marital Status in Kentucky (State)

Marital Status#1

Percentage of population aged 15 and older.
Scope: population of the United States and Kentucky
Female Male
United States
Kentucky
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40% 20% 0% 20% 40% F M Never Married Married Separated/Divorced Widowed -24.073247% -29.119027% -24.073247% 24% 24.073247% 6.708233% 29.119027% 6.328312% 30.781479% 31% 433,752 434k 526,588 527k -49.083833% -47.039456% -49.083833% 49% 49.083833% 3.471625% 47.039456% 3.584616% 52.555459% 53% 884,393 884k 899,082 899k -13.853209% -2.574021% -11.381595% -3.213297% -16.427230% 16% 13.853209% 11.381595% 13.853209% 14% 295,986 296k 236,991 237k -2.809853% -7.605837% -2.546995% -6.699631% -10.415690% 10% 2.809853% 2.546995% 2.809853% 3% 187,670 188k 48,069 48.1k

Detailed Marital Status#2

Percentage of population aged 15 and older.
Scope: population of the United States and Kentucky
Female Male
United States
Kentucky
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40% 20% 0% 20% 40% F M Never Married Now Married Separated Absent Spouse Widowed Divorced -24.073247% -29.119027% -24.073247% 24% 24.073247% 6.708233% 29.119027% 6.328312% 30.781479% 31% 433,752 434k 526,588 527k -47.266485% -44.661935% -47.266485% 47% 47.266485% 3.042740% 44.661935% 3.113241% 50.309225% 50% 851,648 852k 860,655 861k -1.942621% -0.567090% -1.839776% -0.675859% -2.509711% 3% 1.942621% 1.839776% 1.942621% 2% 45,220 45.2k 33,233 33.2k -1.817348% -2.377521% -1.817348% 2% 1.817348% 0.428886% 2.377521% 0.471375% 2.246234% 2% 32,745 32.7k 38,427 38.4k -2.809853% -7.605837% -2.546995% -6.699631% -10.415690% 10% 2.809853% 2.546995% 2.809853% 3% 187,670 188k 48,069 48.1k -11.910588% -2.006931% -9.541818% -2.537437% -13.917519% 14% 11.910588% 9.541818% 11.910588% 12% 250,766 251k 203,758 204k

The Married by Sex and Age#4

Percentage of age and sex cohort.
Scope: population of the United States and Kentucky
Female
Male
0% 20% 40% 60% F M 85+ 75 - 84 65 - 74 60 - 64 55 - 59 50 - 54 45 - 49 40 - 44 35 - 39 30 - 34 25 - 29 20 - 24 18 - 19 15 - 17 12.332% 12.3% 52.872% 52.9% 32.334% 32.3% 69.389% 69.4% 53.902% 53.9% 74.555% 74.6% 61.948% 61.9% 72.719% 72.7% 63.916% 63.9% 69.417% 69.4% 62.905% 62.9% 64.756% 64.8% 64.333% 64.3% 63.165% 63.2% 63.490% 63.5% 63.474% 63.5% 63.302% 63.3% 61.576% 61.6% 58.269% 58.3% 52.989% 53.0% 46.077% 46.1% 36.899% 36.9% 20.550% 20.6% 12.018% 12.0% 4.020% 4.02% 1.710% 1.71% 0.532% 0.53% 0.306% 0.31%

The Divorced1 by Sex and Age#5

Percentage of age and sex cohort.
Scope: population of the United States and Kentucky
Female
Male
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% F M 85+ 75 - 84 65 - 74 60 - 64 55 - 59 50 - 54 45 - 49 40 - 44 35 - 39 30 - 34 25 - 29 20 - 24 18 - 19 15 - 17 6.491% 6.49% 5.500% 5.50% 9.704% 9.70% 8.779% 8.78% 16.366% 16.4% 14.417% 14.4% 20.923% 20.9% 17.847% 17.8% 22.714% 22.7% 19.835% 19.8% 24.842% 24.8% 22.756% 22.8% 23.550% 23.6% 22.159% 22.2% 24.763% 24.8% 19.811% 19.8% 21.235% 21.2% 17.246% 17.2% 17.100% 17.1% 13.272% 13.3% 11.335% 11.3% 6.960% 6.96% 4.091% 4.09% 2.238% 2.24% 0.359% 0.36% 0.258% 0.26% 0.088% 0.09% 0.086% 0.09%

The Never Married by Sex and Age#6

Percentage of age and sex cohort.
Scope: population of the United States and Kentucky
Female
Male
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100% F M 85+ 75 - 84 65 - 74 60 - 64 55 - 59 50 - 54 45 - 49 40 - 44 35 - 39 30 - 34 25 - 29 20 - 24 18 - 19 15 - 17 3.772% 3.77% 3.255% 3.25% 4.247% 4.25% 3.302% 3.30% 3.947% 3.95% 3.705% 3.70% 4.985% 4.99% 5.607% 5.61% 6.317% 6.32% 8.504% 8.50% 7.947% 7.95% 11.030% 11.0% 9.243% 9.24% 13.661% 13.7% 10.148% 10.1% 16.157% 16.2% 14.604% 14.6% 20.856% 20.9% 23.831% 23.8% 33.521% 33.5% 42.137% 42.1% 56.001% 56.0% 75.321% 75.3% 85.722% 85.7% 95.491% 95.5% 97.924% 97.9% 99.368% 99.4% 99.553% 99.6%

The Widowed by Sex and Age#7

Percentage of age and sex cohort.
Scope: population of the United States and Kentucky
Female
Male
0% 20% 40% 60% F M 85+ 75 - 84 65 - 74 60 - 64 55 - 59 50 - 54 45 - 49 40 - 44 35 - 39 30 - 34 25 - 29 20 - 24 18 - 19 15 - 17 77.404% 77.4% 38.373% 38.4% 53.716% 53.7% 18.530% 18.5% 25.785% 25.8% 7.323% 7.32% 12.144% 12.1% 3.826% 3.83% 7.053% 7.05% 2.244% 2.24% 4.306% 4.31% 1.458% 1.46% 2.874% 2.87% 1.015% 1.02% 1.599% 1.60% 0.559% 0.56% 0.859% 0.86% 0.322% 0.32% 0.800% 0.80% 0.217% 0.22% 0.450% 0.45% 0.140% 0.14% 0.037% 0.04% 0.021% 0.02% 0.129% 0.13% 0.108% 0.11% 0.012% 0.01% 0.055% 0.06%

The Married by Age#8

Percentage of age cohort. Gray areas represent percentile bands from the states.
Scope: population of the United States and Kentucky
Kentucky
United States
Percentile:
0th - 100th
10th - 90th
20th - 80th
30th - 70th
40th - 60th
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% Count 85+ 75 - 84 65 - 74 60 - 64 55 - 59 50 - 54 45 - 49 40 - 44 35 - 39 30 - 34 25 - 29 20 - 24 18 - 19 15 - 17 17,872 17.9k 88,000 88.0k 216,796 217k 173,128 173k 196,388 196k 203,850 204k 199,934 200k 187,013 187k 173,530 174k 157,754 158k 116,362 116k 48,764 48.8k 3,371 713

Marital Status by Race#9

Percentage of each ethno-racial group.
Scope: population of the United States and Kentucky
Kentucky
United States
Divorced
Widowed
Separated
Married
Never Married
60% 40% 20% 0% 20% 40% 60% Count Asian 2 White 1 White Hispanic Other 2 Mixed 2 Black 2 -29.664392% -0.849801% -5.380381% -31.030707% -1.263386% -5.084866% -35.894574% 36% 61.505289% 2.600137% 58.203104% 4.417937% 64.105426% 64% 39,421 39.4k -24.848322% -2.061184% -13.122014% -26.892399% -1.564516% -11.636695% -40.031519% 40% 52.924422% 7.044058% 53.113324% 6.793066% 59.968481% 60% 3,074,932 3.07M -39.598429% -2.761952% -8.623265% -39.033948% -3.346900% -8.510416% -50.983646% 51% 46.698748% 2.317606% 45.495120% 3.613616% 49.016354% 49% 54,237 54.2k -39.934630% -3.051492% -9.936773% -43.035180% -3.627227% -8.266063% -52.922896% 53% 45.611638% 1.465466% 42.048497% 3.023033% 47.077104% 47% 37,326 37.3k -46.730275% -3.067890% -13.206116% -48.870104% -2.580320% -10.360529% -63.004281% 63% 32.234862% 4.760856% 34.830162% 3.358885% 36.995719% 37% 40,875 40.9k -48.578686% -4.081809% -13.218183% -48.498347% -4.320239% -11.951709% -65.878678% 66% 28.716038% 5.405283% 29.392654% 5.837051% 34.121322% 34% 265,740 266k

Map of Marital Status by County in Kentucky

Married Marital Status by County#10

Married as a percentage of the population (%):
42.6%47.0%51.4%55.8%60.1%64.5%

Separated/Divorced Marital Status by County#11

Separated/Divorced as a percentage of the population (%):
8.9%11.4%13.9%16.3%18.8%21.3%

Widowed Marital Status by County#12

Widowed as a percentage of the population (%):
3.6%5.3%7.0%8.6%10.3%12.0%

Never Married Marital Status by County#13

Never Married as a percentage of the population (%):
17.3%21.3%25.3%29.2%33.2%37.2%
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Marital Status by Place in Kentucky

There are 524 places in Kentucky. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, Kentucky, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Kentucky. The least populous of the compared places has a population of 8,504.

Married by Place#14

Percentage of population.
Scope: population of Kentucky, selected places in Kentucky, and entities that contain Kentucky
0% 20% 40% 60% Count # Francisville Oakbrook Alexandria Edgewood Fort Knox Burlington Independence Mt Washington Fort Thomas Lawrenceburg Fort Campbell N Jeffersontown Erlanger Radcliff Nicholasville Kentucky Franklin Winchester East South Central Georgetown United States South Ashland Shelbyville Shepherdsville Versailles Elizabethtown Florence Owensboro Maysville Mayfield Henderson Madisonville Hopkinsville Lyndon Berea Glasgow Lexington-Fayette Louisville Middlesborough Paducah Campbellsville Danville Bardstown Paris St. Matthews Frankfort Somerset Shively Bowling Green Covington Newport Murray Richmond 70.536710% 70.536710% 71% 4,429 1 63.937824% 63.937824% 64% 4,319 2 63.383760% 63.383760% 63% 4,106 3 61.812118% 61.812118% 62% 4,448 4 59.164956% 59.164956% 59% 4,322 5 57.787682% 57.787682% 58% 7,131 6 57.287149% 57.287149% 57% 10,436 10.4k 7 56.175390% 56.175390% 56% 4,894 8 53.143922% 53.143922% 53% 6,846 9 52.578898% 52.578898% 53% 4,465 10 52.468465% 52.468465% 52% 4,825 11 51.934760% 51.934760% 52% 11,113 11.1k 12 51.637333% 51.637333% 52% 7,364 13 51.233099% 51.233099% 51% 8,829 14 51.070561% 51.070561% 51% 11,139 11.1k 15 50.774641% 50.774641% 51% 1,783,475 1.78M 49.568700% 49.568700% 50% 3,218 16 49.431936% 49.431936% 49% 7,179 17 49.169570% 49.169570% 49% 7,327,296 7.33M 49.073102% 49.073102% 49% 11,224 11.2k 18 48.785996% 48.785996% 49% 122,161,506 122M 48.708847% 48.708847% 49% 45,238,698 45.2M 48.216993% 48.216993% 48% 8,586 19 48.123723% 48.123723% 48% 5,181 20 48.080901% 48.080901% 48% 4,184 21 48.017684% 48.017684% 48% 3,367 22 46.874730% 46.874730% 47% 10,844 10.8k 23 46.788683% 46.788683% 47% 11,146 11.1k 24 46.699150% 46.699150% 47% 21,469 21.5k 25 45.843099% 45.843099% 46% 3,325 26 45.826213% 45.826213% 46% 3,486 27 45.801788% 45.801788% 46% 10,708 10.7k 28 45.738032% 45.738032% 46% 7,099 29 45.185474% 45.185474% 45% 11,572 11.6k 30 44.349657% 44.349657% 44% 4,003 31 44.263784% 44.263784% 44% 4,873 32 44.242958% 44.242958% 44% 5,026 33 44.158322% 44.158322% 44% 109,011 109k 34 42.923884% 42.923884% 43% 207,919 208k 35 42.139285% 42.139285% 42% 3,455 36 41.988763% 41.988763% 42% 8,669 37 41.958042% 41.958042% 42% 3,660 38 40.964835% 40.964835% 41% 5,545 39 40.833504% 40.833504% 41% 3,978 40 40.121741% 40.121741% 40% 3,032 41 40.033190% 40.033190% 40% 6,031 42 37.858126% 37.858126% 38% 8,523 43 37.531132% 37.531132% 38% 3,466 44 35.625463% 35.625463% 36% 4,326 45 33.599854% 33.599854% 34% 16,557 16.6k 46 32.406188% 32.406188% 32% 10,579 10.6k 47 32.018047% 32.018047% 32% 4,187 48 31.653931% 31.653931% 32% 4,888 49 31.326424% 31.326424% 31% 8,403 50

Marital Status by Metro Area in Kentucky

There are 25 metro areas that are fully or partially contained within Kentucky (18 fully and 7 partially). This section compares all 25 of those to each other, Kentucky, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Kentucky.

Married by Metro Area#18

Percentage of population.
Scope: population of Kentucky, selected metro areas in Kentucky, and entities that contain Kentucky
0% 20% 40% Count # Glasgow Area Mayfield Area Somerset Area Elizabethtown Bardstown Clarksville Owensboro Madisonville Paducah Area London Area Maysville Evansville Campbellsville Huntington Kentucky Union City Danville Area Cincinnati Bowling Green Mount Sterling East South Central United States South Frankfort Louisville Richmond Area Lexington Middlesborough Murray Area 56.829031% 56.829031% 57% 23,929 23.9k 1 56.593684% 56.593684% 57% 16,827 16.8k 2 55.241090% 55.241090% 55% 28,458 28.5k 3 54.838572% 54.838572% 55% 64,460 64.5k 4 54.321023% 54.321023% 54% 18,769 18.8k 5 54.098821% 54.098821% 54% 109,872 110k 6 54.037578% 54.037578% 54% 49,640 49.6k 7 53.142584% 53.142584% 53% 20,022 20.0k 8 52.952646% 52.952646% 53% 42,638 42.6k 9 52.531639% 52.531639% 53% 53,255 53.3k 10 51.786735% 51.786735% 52% 7,246 11 51.662205% 51.662205% 52% 130,445 130k 12 51.534108% 51.534108% 52% 10,380 10.4k 13 51.163304% 51.163304% 51% 153,054 153k 14 50.774641% 50.774641% 51% 1,783,475 1.78M 50.441087% 50.441087% 50% 15,724 15.7k 15 50.425875% 50.425875% 50% 21,905 21.9k 16 49.798643% 49.798643% 50% 840,500 841k 17 49.776305% 49.776305% 50% 64,753 64.8k 18 49.612684% 49.612684% 50% 17,805 17.8k 19 49.169570% 49.169570% 49% 7,327,296 7.33M 48.785996% 48.785996% 49% 122,161,506 122M 48.708847% 48.708847% 49% 45,238,698 45.2M 48.637458% 48.637458% 49% 28,075 28.1k 20 48.452944% 48.452944% 48% 485,201 485k 21 48.389284% 48.389284% 48% 39,971 40.0k 22 48.111963% 48.111963% 48% 186,787 187k 23 48.044046% 48.044046% 48% 11,213 11.2k 24 46.963066% 46.963066% 47% 14,915 14.9k 25

Marital Status by County in Kentucky

There are 120 counties in Kentucky. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, Kentucky, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Kentucky. The least populous of the compared counties has a population of 23,425.

Married by County#22

Percentage of population.
Scope: population of Kentucky, selected counties in Kentucky, and entities that contain Kentucky
0% 20% 40% Count # Oldham Marshall Boone Clark Meade Grant Barren Graves Ohio Shelby Laurel Bullitt Grayson Greenup Jessamine Woodford Pulaski Muhlenberg Scott Hardin Nelson Letcher Lincoln Pike Carter Logan Daviess Hopkins Christian Henderson Boyd Harlan Floyd Taylor McCracken Kentucky Knox Perry East South Central Whitley United States South Montgomery Campbell Bell Boyle Kenton Calloway Madison Warren Franklin Jefferson Fayette Rowan 59.524211% 59.524211% 60% 28,274 28.3k 1 57.913988% 57.913988% 58% 15,042 15.0k 2 57.883925% 57.883925% 58% 53,538 53.5k 3 57.034948% 57.034948% 57% 16,385 16.4k 4 56.916350% 56.916350% 57% 12,887 12.9k 5 56.888749% 56.888749% 57% 10,810 10.8k 6 56.773359% 56.773359% 57% 19,316 19.3k 7 56.593684% 56.593684% 57% 16,827 16.8k 8 56.394307% 56.394307% 56% 10,698 10.7k 9 56.310054% 56.310054% 56% 19,222 19.2k 10 56.136229% 56.136229% 56% 26,521 26.5k 11 56.102258% 56.102258% 56% 33,796 33.8k 12 56.058704% 56.058704% 56% 11,612 11.6k 13 55.604352% 55.604352% 56% 16,713 16.7k 14 55.449321% 55.449321% 55% 21,516 21.5k 15 55.407473% 55.407473% 55% 11,225 11.2k 16 55.241090% 55.241090% 55% 28,458 28.5k 17 55.236806% 55.236806% 55% 14,287 14.3k 18 54.695143% 54.695143% 55% 20,462 20.5k 19 54.495426% 54.495426% 54% 45,453 45.5k 20 54.321023% 54.321023% 54% 18,769 18.8k 21 54.226064% 54.226064% 54% 10,727 10.7k 22 53.903044% 53.903044% 54% 10,641 10.6k 23 53.523417% 53.523417% 54% 28,308 28.3k 24 53.486391% 53.486391% 53% 11,928 11.9k 25 53.477654% 53.477654% 53% 11,487 11.5k 26 53.257091% 53.257091% 53% 41,213 41.2k 27 53.142584% 53.142584% 53% 20,022 20.0k 28 53.093744% 53.093744% 53% 29,621 29.6k 29 52.994809% 52.994809% 53% 19,704 19.7k 30 52.391833% 52.391833% 52% 21,324 21.3k 31 52.255847% 52.255847% 52% 12,312 12.3k 32 51.672666% 51.672666% 52% 16,651 16.7k 33 51.534108% 51.534108% 52% 10,380 10.4k 34 51.412926% 51.412926% 51% 27,509 27.5k 35 50.774641% 50.774641% 51% 1,783,475 1.78M 49.731193% 49.731193% 50% 12,673 12.7k 36 49.680655% 49.680655% 50% 11,590 11.6k 37 49.169570% 49.169570% 49% 7,327,296 7.33M 49.078534% 49.078534% 49% 14,061 14.1k 38 48.785996% 48.785996% 49% 122,161,506 122M 48.708847% 48.708847% 49% 45,238,698 45.2M 48.121495% 48.121495% 48% 10,298 10.3k 39 48.121067% 48.121067% 48% 35,407 35.4k 40 48.044046% 48.044046% 48% 11,213 11.2k 41 47.529432% 47.529432% 48% 11,264 11.3k 42 47.307590% 47.307590% 47% 60,250 60.3k 43 46.963066% 46.963066% 47% 14,915 14.9k 44 46.836529% 46.836529% 47% 32,224 32.2k 45 46.525212% 46.525212% 47% 43,569 43.6k 46 45.654316% 45.654316% 46% 18,532 18.5k 47 44.653995% 44.653995% 45% 269,256 269k 48 44.158322% 44.158322% 44% 109,011 109k 49 42.677458% 42.677458% 43% 8,279 50

Marital Status by County Subdivision in Kentucky

There are 493 county subdivisions in Kentucky. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, Kentucky, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Kentucky. The least populous of the compared county subdivisions has a population of 19,343.

Married by County Subdivision#26

Percentage of population.
Scope: population of Kentucky, selected county subdivisions in Kentucky, and entities that contain Kentucky
0% 20% 40% 60% Count # Pewee Valley NE Jefferson Whitesville-Philpot Lexington-Fayette SW Lexington-Fayette … Utica-Stanley Mt Washington Independence E Jefferson Radcliff Winchester Versailles Shelbyville Florence Shepherdsville NW Somerset Elizabethtown S Jefferson SE Jefferson Nicholasville Georgetown Glasgow Lexington-Fayette NE Lexington-Fayette … South Dixie Campbellsville La Grange Bardstown Kentucky Berea Madisonville Ashland East South Central Paducah United States South Hopkinsville Lexington-Fayette SE Lexington-Fayette … Pond Creek Owensboro Frankfort Danville Newport-Fort Thomas Newport-Fort Thom… Lexington-Fayette NW Lexington-Fayette … Henderson North Dixie Covington Cntrl Jefferson Louisville E Bowling Green Richmond Murray Louisville S Lexington-Fayette Cntrl Lexington-Fayette … Louisville W Louisville Cntrl 65.700850% 65.700850% 66% 18,163 18.2k 1 63.804688% 63.804688% 64% 20,986 21.0k 2 60.599025% 60.599025% 61% 13,050 13.1k 3 60.333027% 60.333027% 60% 20,363 20.4k 4 59.922375% 59.922375% 60% 11,888 11.9k 5 59.201878% 59.201878% 59% 11,349 11.3k 6 57.275513% 57.275513% 57% 18,319 18.3k 7 56.271691% 56.271691% 56% 35,508 35.5k 8 54.927423% 54.927423% 55% 16,158 16.2k 9 54.787743% 54.787743% 55% 13,177 13.2k 10 54.657068% 54.657068% 55% 8,503 11 54.018748% 54.018748% 54% 10,834 10.8k 12 53.868862% 53.868862% 54% 26,824 26.8k 13 53.771012% 53.771012% 54% 15,578 15.6k 14 53.767739% 53.767739% 54% 16,140 16.1k 15 53.652875% 53.652875% 54% 21,033 21.0k 16 53.559190% 53.559190% 54% 12,347 12.3k 17 53.401445% 53.401445% 53% 49,446 49.4k 18 52.213427% 52.213427% 52% 14,248 14.2k 19 52.182994% 52.182994% 52% 15,741 15.7k 20 52.067862% 52.067862% 52% 9,115 21 51.609506% 51.609506% 52% 19,111 19.1k 22 51.299435% 51.299435% 51% 10,442 10.4k 23 51.123421% 51.123421% 51% 8,214 24 50.924200% 50.924200% 51% 10,111 10.1k 25 50.811974% 50.811974% 51% 10,388 10.4k 26 50.774641% 50.774641% 51% 1,783,475 1.78M 49.835929% 49.835929% 50% 9,568 27 49.443709% 49.443709% 49% 11,199 11.2k 28 49.347777% 49.347777% 49% 10,933 10.9k 29 49.169570% 49.169570% 49% 7,327,296 7.33M 49.139907% 49.139907% 49% 20,368 20.4k 30 48.785996% 48.785996% 49% 122,161,506 122M 48.708847% 48.708847% 49% 45,238,698 45.2M 48.486893% 48.486893% 48% 15,814 15.8k 31 46.848695% 46.848695% 47% 26,269 26.3k 32 45.587204% 45.587204% 46% 16,245 16.2k 33 45.194524% 45.194524% 45% 16,275 16.3k 34 44.699866% 44.699866% 45% 16,956 17.0k 35 44.579022% 44.579022% 45% 7,582 36 43.883063% 43.883063% 44% 24,858 24.9k 37 43.503937% 43.503937% 44% 9,724 38 43.436283% 43.436283% 43% 7,918 39 43.386017% 43.386017% 43% 17,239 17.2k 40 43.121198% 43.121198% 43% 38,703 38.7k 41 42.955818% 42.955818% 43% 31,219 31.2k 42 41.795975% 41.795975% 42% 32,646 32.6k 43 40.945343% 40.945343% 41% 27,980 28.0k 44 37.658658% 37.658658% 38% 12,758 12.8k 45 36.500027% 36.500027% 37% 6,812 46 35.300862% 35.300862% 35% 20,938 20.9k 47 34.348089% 34.348089% 34% 33,544 33.5k 48 20.420332% 20.420332% 20% 9,658 49 18.265887% 18.265887% 18% 4,780 50