Marriage by numbers

Ruthven, Phil
April 2010
BRW;4/22/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p19
Trade Publication
The article presents the author's insight on marriage and divorce rate. He notes that each year only one percent of the population gets married unlike 75-100 years ago where the marriage rate is 2-3 percent. It also mentions that the divorce rate has been constant in the 1 percent of all marriages. The author also mentions that the proportion of divorce and lawful relationship has edged up while there is an increase of 30 percent of never-married but constant.


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