Around the World With One Question: What is Grounds for Divorce?
What would make you leave your partner? Domestic abuse is hands down the No. 1 choice in 10 of 15
What would make you leave your partner? Domestic abuse is hands down the No. 1 choice in 10 of 15 countries. In the remaining five countries, respondents say that infidelity would drive them out the door. The top two results actually reflect what experts routinely cite as major reasons for divorce internationally.
From June 17 to July 15, 2010 a 1-question online poll was placed on high-traffic websites in 15 countries (Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Philippines, Russia, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States). A total of 150 respondents in each country participated in the poll.