Massachusetts has one of the lowest divorce rates in the country. However data from the Centers for Disease Control suggest that the divorce rate is rising in the Bay State.
Massachusetts couples may wonder what their likelihood of getting divorced is. According to a recent report, Massachusetts has one of the lowest divorce rates in the country. New York and New Jersey also have low divorce rates. The report indicates that higher education levels and older marrying ages in these states may contribute to these statistics as both are correlated with longer-lasting marriages.