11/08/2010 12:00 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Divorce Rates By State: Which States Have The Highest?

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.