How Many Marriages End in Divorce?

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Nearly half of British marriages are likely to end in divorce, 45% of marriages will end in divorce before a couple's 50th anniversary with almost half of these splits occurring before couples reach 10 years of marriage. After the first decade, fewer than 31% of marriages will end in divorce, and after 20 years the proportion falls to about 15%.
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Between 43% and 50% of marriages end in divorce.
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Over all ages, it's widely recognized that 50 percent - some experts
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I read somewhere that it is about half I guess. It's very sad. I have been very happily married to my wife for almost two years but we had been together for 7 before we got hitched.
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