If you are thinking about getting a divorce, or feel that your marriage is falling apart, then you might be interested in these divorce facts. The state of divorce in the United States gives us a picture of the type of state the country is in. Some of these statistics may prove to by quite shocking.
Here are some shocking facts and stats about divorce:
- Every ten to thirteen seconds someone gets divorced.
- 50% of women and 33% of men remain angry for ten years after a divorce.
- Women have more trouble starting new relationships than divorced men do.
- More than 90% of divorces in long-standing marriages involve infidelities some time during the marriage.
- More than 50% may be involved in a current affair, yet only 25% cite an affair as an actual reason for divorce.
- 80% of those who divorce during an affair regret the decision.
- Over 75% who marry partners in an affair eventually divorce.
- The divorce rate and ratio of infidelity are much higher among marriage partners in an affair.
- The average affair lasts two to four years.
- If an affair becomes public it is doomed.
- If an affair replaces the marriage, it is subject to the same emotional stresses as the marriage but is twice as likely to fracture.
- An affair prevents binding ties from being formed. Eventually it has nowhere to go. Sooner or later it will suffocate in secrecy.
- Affairs die for the same reason as marriage, lack of intimacy.
- … Do any of these stats remind you of your marriage, your divorce or a partner who cheated on you?
If so, you should know, you are FAR from alone. There are millions of people in the United States who are in your EXACT same predicament. Post a comment, below. Let me know about your relationship and your situation. It’s better to get your emotions out and one the table than to bottle them up inside, forever. Have A Happy Relationship, – Ryan
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