Regardless of if you’re single, married, or something in between, you may be surprised to find the following:
- The divorce rate amongst older adults (50 and older) has doubled since 1990, and tripled for adults 65 and older since 1990.
- Roughly a third of adults 50 years and older who divorced in the past year had been in their marriage for at least thirty years.
- The divorce rates amongst adults age 25 to 39 has actually decreased in recent years
- According to the most recent data, the median age at first marriage for women was 27.4, and the median age for men was 29.5.