Tags » Marriage Rates
“I can’t afford to get married!”
Translation: “I don’t have the money right now to have the wedding of my dreams! Therefore, I’m not going to bother getting that ‘piece of paper’.” 1,492 more words
New study from social science researchers W. Bradford Wilcox and Nicholas Wolfinger.
It’s written up in The Federalist.
782 more words
In the General Social Survey (GSS), one of the best barometers of American society, ideology is measured by asking respondents to rate their political attitudes on a liberal-conservative continuum (1 = extremely liberal, 7 = extremely conservative).
UNITED STATES — The number of Americans who have always been single and will likely never marry is at a historic high.
According to a 2014 Pew Research report, “about 20 percent of Americans older than 25 had always been single in 2012, up from 9 percent in 1960.” And if things trend in this direct, their analysis suggests that 25 percent of millennials will never marry. 494 more words