While I like this infographic, the initial big-ass number is a tad misleading. The stats for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd marriages rise up to “about 50%,” but the 41% number is not as bad as I thought it was. Let’s get optimistic about marriage, let’s find ways to stay together. And when we can’t stay together, for whatever reason, let’s find a way to start the custody and co-parenting schedule at 50/50.
Here’s the full infographic.
The divorce statistics in America are staggering. Almost half of all marriages end in divorce. Here are some numbers to consider.
Infographic courtesy of Divorce – The Talk Show