Marriage and dating statistics

Marriage and dating statistics

Remarriage is more common among men than women.

Meanwhile, marriages and partnerships across political party lines are relatively rare in the U. However, being a good financial provider was seen as particularly important for men to be a good husband or partner, according to a survey by the Center. This is an update of a post originally published on Feb.

In addition to the half of U. The landscape of relationships in America has shifted dramatically in recent decades.

Large majorities of members of bothFrom cohabitation toOne possible reason for this disparity

From cohabitation to same-sex marriage to interracial and interethnic marriage, here are eight facts about love and marriage in the United States. One possible reason for this disparity is that women are less interested than men in remarrying. Large majorities of members of both political parties say their spouse or partner belongs to the same party.