Spain saw 100,000 marriages end in first nine months of 2008 (CNA)

Madrid, Spain, Feb 19, 2009 / 05:22 pm (CNA).- The Institute for Family Policy in Spain warned that the 100,000 marriages that ended during the first nine months of 2008 revealed that the breakdown of the family continues to be the main problem in Spanish homes and that leaders have not made up their minds to do anything to resolve it.

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Horrible and deeply saddening :frowning:

Not good at all.:mad:

What percentage of marriages end in divorce in Spain and how does that compares to America?

Looks like this is the result of a law passed in 2005 that greatly accelerated the divorce process, after the socialist party returned to power.

Spain went from having one of the lowest divorce rates in Europe to the highest, at 3.16 per 1,000 people.

I think America’s divorce rate is almost 5 per 1,000 people.

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