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Divorce statistics can highlight facets of divorce that follow unexpected trends.
Half of all American children will witness the breakup of a parent's marriage.
That's nearly 2,400 divorces per day, 16,800 divorces per week and 876,000 divorces a year.
The average length of a marriage that ends in divorce is eight years.
Of these children, close to half will also see the breakup of a parent's second marriage. Oklahoma has the highest overall divorce rate at 13.45.
Thirty-two percent of Oklahoma adults who have ever been married have been divorced.