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    Default Impact of Decline in Marriage Among Youth

    What does it MEAN?

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    It means there has been a shift in social pressures. Media outlook on marriage changed. Parenting style changed. Being single is less of a stigmata than it was before.
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    Selfish is considered a good thing today.

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    Is this about youth in a particular country?
    There are multiple meanings for people wanting to wait until they're older for marriage.
    And selfishness is hardly one I'd expect to be amongst them. Not that it would be a problem, even if it were.
    But yea... the change in government benefits of marriage, the change in the economic situations people are in, the shift in cultural pressures (as previously mentioned) are just some of the possible reasons...
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    Marriage isn't for everyone. Calling it "selfish" is selfish itself.

    I personally want to get married. Heh, looks like I just make the mark in that poll too since I turn 19 this year.
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    I don't understand that chart.

    Most millenials have not yet turned 32, so how can we accurately determine the percentage that got married within that age range? Is it simply a projection?
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    Millenials caused 9/11.
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    What does it MEAN?
    Hook up culture is real. While there are pros, bonds are getting increasingly less significant.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rasofy View Post
    Hook up culture is real. While there are pros, bonds are getting increasingly less significant.
    Agreed. The basic unit of any society is the "family" and that is undergoing significant change. Family used to mean a couple and their children. It's being replaced with The Daddy State (tm) a female and the children.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gromit View Post
    I don't understand that chart.

    Most millenials have not yet turned 32, so how can we accurately determine the percentage that got married within that age range? Is it simply a projection?
    Yeah, I'm curious about this too.
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