Divorce rate in China (1978-2017)


The number of divorces in China increased from 285,000 in 1978 to 4.37m in 2017. Over the last 40 years, the divorce rate grew from 0.88‰ to 3.2‰ due to factors that include a more open environment for public opinions, changing views on marriage and rising population movements.



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