No one can say with 100% certainty that a couple is heading for divorce.
However, social scientists have gotten pretty good at predicting who’s most likely to wind up there. These couples share certain commonalities — in the way they fight and the way they describe their relationship, but also in their education level and employment status.
Even if a marriage ends in divorce, that doesn’t mean it’s a failure. However, the cultural dynamics around divorce captivate audiences: This year, Netflix’s “Marriage Story” earned several Golden Globe and Oscar nominations.
Below, we’ve rounded up 12 factors that predict divorce. You can identify these in both movies and the real world.
Getting married in your teens or after age 32
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