You’re probably aware that men and women tend to marry at an older age now than in the 1950s. The average age at that time was 20 for women and 23 for men. As of 2004, however, women were 26 and men 27 when they married for the first time.
Divorce Filing Data
Currently, women tend to file for divorce more often than men. In fact, they do so over half as often as men. When couples date for a minimum of 3 years prior to becoming engaged, however, recent data shows that they were 39% less likely to seek divorce than those that just dated a a year.
Reasons for Filing Divorce
While there are a variety of reasons for divorce, infidelity is often at the top of the list. Other reasons for divorce include incompatibility, drinking, and drug abuse.
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In life, there are a few unpleasant things which are never a welcome prospect in anyone’s life. Being married can be one of the most rewarding and fulfilling experiences in life, and most people crave for that kind of bliss in their lives. On the other hand, being forced into circumstances where you have to end your marriage can be an especially painful experience. Having to end a marriage can be a traumatizing experience, and things can be made much worse by the complex legal matters that are usually involved with a divorce. Divorces can get messy quickly, and while having to contend with all the emotional turmoil, you also have to deal with the legal side of things, and for obvious reasons, the financial side of things as well. This can take quite a toll on your life in general, and leave you in a positi