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Marriage rate: 6.1 per 1,000 total population. Number of divorces: 746,971 (45 reporting States and D.C.) Divorce rate: 2.7 per 1,000 population (45 reporting States and D.C.) Sources: National Marriage and Divorce Rate Trends. pdf icon. [PDF – 48 KB] (data shown are provisional 2019)Why are divorce rates falling in some countries?
As we saw from data on divorce rates, in some countries – particularly richer countries such as the UK, US and Germany – divorce rates have been falling since the 1990s. This can be partially explained by a reduction in the share of marriages ending in divorce, but also by the length of marriages before their dissolution.Are North American States more likely to have high divorce rates?
Overall, people living in northeastern states have lower marriage and divorce rates. While those in southern states are more likely to get married, they also have higher divorce rates. [x]What is the probability of divorce after 5 years of marriage?
[iv] The probability of a first marriage ending in separation or divorce in the first 5 years is 20% and in 10 years is 33%. [v] The average age for couples going through divorce is 30 years old.