Divorce Statistics in Singapore

Based on the official statistics released, it is interesting to take note on the trends of marriage and divorce in Singapore.

The official statistics was released by Department of Statistics Singapore
Please refer to their official publication at the following url.


From the publication, it was observed that in 2013, the total number of marital dissolutions (comprising divorces and annulments) was 7,525 - which was 4.0 per cent higher than the 7,237
divorces and annulments in 2012.

What might be the causes leading to the increasing trends? It will be worthwhile for Counselling Professionals and Researchers to gain deeper insight into the possible causes. It will also be interesting to find out whether these couples received adequate help to gain insight into their relationships prior to divorce. After divorce, did they also received sufficient help and social support to move on in their lives.

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