Divorce Rates By State: Which States Have The Highest?

11/08/2010 12:00 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Ashley Reich Senior Editor of Weddings & Divorce, The Huffington Post

The following states have the highest divorce rates in the nation, based on data from the latest National Vital Statistics Report and U.S. Census crunched by the Wall Street Journal. Each rate was calculated using the number of divorces and annulments by state, then dividing that number by the state population.

10 Chart Toppers: Highest Divorce Rates by State