States Where the Most People Are Divorced

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5. Nevada
> Divorced population: 12.8% (tie)
> Married, excluding separated 45.1% (6th lowest)
> Separated population: 1.8% (18th highest)
> Widowed population: 5.4% (22nd lowest)
> Never married: 35.0% (11th highest)
> Median household income: $66,274 (23rd lowest)

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4. New Mexico
> Divorced population: 12.8% (tie)
> Married, excluding separated 44.7% (4th lowest)
> Separated population: 1.6% (22nd highest)
> Widowed population: 5.7% (17th highest)
> Never married: 35.1% (10th highest)
> Median household income: $53,992 (6th lowest)

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3. Maine
> Divorced population: 13.2%
> Married, excluding separated 51.6% (5th highest)
> Separated population: 0.8% (the lowest)
> Widowed population: 5.8% (15th highest)
> Never married: 28.6% (3rd lowest)
> Median household income: $64,767 (19th lowest)

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2. Arkansas
> Divorced population: 13.3% (tie)
> Married, excluding separated 48.9% (24th lowest)
> Separated population: 2.1% (7th highest)
> Widowed population: 6.6% (6th highest)
> Never married: 29.2% (5th lowest)
> Median household income: $52,528 (4th lowest)

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1. West Virginia
> Divorced population: 13.3% (tie)
> Married, excluding separated 49.3% (22nd highest)
> Separated population: 1.3% (19th lowest)
> Widowed population: 7.3% (the highest)
> Never married: 28.7% (4th lowest)
> Median household income: $51,248 (2nd lowest)

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