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World Divorce Rates

New Year Divorce Spike

Lynn Toler | Posted 04.29.2012 | Divorce
Lynn Toler

The New Year, it appears, is a good time to shed your old spouse. Divorce filings spike in January and February.

Kuwait Divorce Rate Climbs Higher

kuwaittimes.net | Posted 09.11.2011 | Divorce

KUWAIT: According to statistics published recently by the Ministry of Justice (MoJ), the number of divorce lawsuits filed in Kuwait far outnumbers oth...

India's Divorce Rate Rising As Splits Become Less Taboo

AP | By MUNEEZA NAQVI | Posted 06.12.2011 | Divorce

NEW DELHI -- In a crowded courtroom on the city's outskirts, the once unthinkable is reality: dozens of couples – rich and poor, educated and ba...

Romanian Town Discourages Divorce With High Fee

AP | Posted 06.06.2011 | Divorce

BUCHAREST, Romania -- Divorce can be expensive, but in Romania you'd better hope you're not living in the town of Sangeorgiu de Mures when you decide ...

Woman Awarded Alimony 28 Years After Her Divorce

ndtv.com | Posted 05.30.2011 | Divorce

New Delhi: Nearly three decades after her divorce, a Delhi woman has been able to secure maintenance for herself and her son from her former husband ...

EU To Get New International Divorce Regulations?

google.com | Don Melvin (CP) – 1 Hour Ago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

BRUSSELS -- Sometimes it's not just a question of who gets the house and who gets the dog, but of which country's courts get to decide. The Europea...

Divorce Rates Down, Marriage Rates Up In Scotland

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

Divorces in Scotland have fallen to their lowest rate for 30 years, according to new data published by the registrar general. The figures showed th...

Ukraine Divorce Rate Drops

Kyiv Post. Independence. Community. Trust | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

A low number of divorces was registered in Ukraine in 2010, the Justice Ministry's press service has reported. Some 126,000 couples divorced in 2010,...

Canadian Divorce Rate LOWER Than Expected

nsnews.com | Shannon Proudfoot, Canwest News Service Comments (19) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

OTTAWA -- Fewer marriages in Canada are ending in divorce than is commonly thought, but the effects of the split can affect every member of the family...

Divorce Rate In This Nation FALLS

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

The number of divorces in England and Wales is down to its lowest level since 1974, according to official figures. The latest Office for National Sta...

Scottish Divorce Rate At 30-Year Low

Banbury Guardian | Published on Tuesday 21st December 2010 3:07 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

Divorce rates in Scotland have fallen to their lowest level in almost 30 years, new figures have revealed. The statistics show that there were 10,173...

10 Highest Divorce Rates In The WORLD

Huffington Post | Ashley Reich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

According to the United Nations Demographic Yearbook, a collection of global statistics published annually, these 10 countries have the highest number...