Marriage rate at 93-year low, even including same-sex couples

Editor’s Note: Could this have anything to do with most young adults being penniless, jobless, and technically homeless? I would say a safe bet is ‘yes.’

Washington Examiner

The Census Bureau reported Thursday that the nation’s marriage rate is the lowest since 1920, and the first-time inclusion of same sex married couples did little to reverse the decline.

According to Pew Research Center analysis, the marriage rate of Americans 18 and older hit a bottom of 50.3 percent in 2013, down from 50.5 percent in 2012.

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