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How long between dating and wedding

Apparently, most couples are dating for much longer than they used to before walking down the aisle, according to a new 4,000-person survey from the wedding planning app and website Bridebook.

In fact, the average bride and groom in the UK date for 4.9 years before getting married.

The number of ceremonies taking place each year is rising by 2.7 percent.

The newlyweds surveyed overwhelmingly said they would recommend getting married, and that marriage has made their relationship stronger.

On average, women (27.2 years) tend to be 1.5 years younger than their partner (28.7 years) at the time of engagement.

About 2.2% of Americans get engaged under the age of 20, 74% in their 20s, 15% in their mid-30s (30-34), and about 8% at the age of 35 or older.

After compiling these responses, we sorted them by geographic region (West, Midwest, South, and Northeast).

We determined that the median engagement age in the United States is 27.2 years for women, and 28.7 years for men -- a 1.5 year difference.

At an average of 2.9 years, Southerners date about 5 months less than the average American before slipping a shiny ring on a finger.

For the modern couple, here's the breakdown of that half-decade: 17 months of dating before moving in together, 22 months of living together before getting engaged, and 20 months of engagement before getting married.

People are marrying later in life, too, a fact that may come as no surprise.

Only 19% of women in the Northeast get engaged at age 24 or younger.

Meanwhile, in the South, this figure is more than double, at 43%.

Today's bride and groom are eight years older than the average couple who got married in 1971.

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Oct 27, 2017. The study found lots of interesting information, but one of the biggest was the correlation between the length of the dating period and how long the marriage lasted. When compared against couples who'd dating for one year, couple who dated one to two years had about a 20% lower chance of divorcing. 
22-Jul-2018 08:30
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There is no magic time frame when a couple should date before the engagement, but the rule for any happy and successful marriage is to realize this—all couples go through a 'romantic love' phase. This lasts anywhere from 2 days to 26 months, and then the couple will enter into the power struggle or the conflict phase of. 
22-Jul-2018 08:34
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May 18, 2016. If you're seriously considering marriage, you should focus on discerning whether or not you are truly ready for marriage, despite the amount of time you have been dating. Have you talked about what you both want from marriage? What you envision married life to be like? Do you want children? How do you. 
22-Jul-2018 08:37
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