This profile compares the demographic characteristics of people 18 and older experiencing a first marriage versus a remarriage in the U.S. in 2010. Patterns were very similar for men and women, thus only total percentages (for men and women combined) are shown. Learn more about first marriage rates FP-11-12 and remarriage rates FP-12-14.
Cruz, Julissa, "FP-12-21 First Marriage vs. Remarriage in the U.S., 2010" (2012). National Center for Family and Marriage Research Family Profiles. 23.