The statistics indicate that 75% of married women become widows. This seems logical since women live longer than men by about seven years and women tend to marry older men. The unbelievable statistic is that the average age that a woman becomes a widow is 57. Losing a husband creates emotional turmoil for a wife.
What is the average age of a widow in the UK?
around 73 for Statistics from Age UK show the average age for becoming widowed is typically around 73 for women, and 77 for men - but what is it like when your husband passes away while youre both still young and in the prime of your lives?
What is the average age to marry in UK?
The average age at which people in England and Wales get married has been getting later since the 1970s, with the average age of males marrying females rising from 27.4 in 1972 to 38 by 2017, with the average age for females marrying males increasing from 24.7 to 35.7 in the same time period.
What is the most common age to have a baby?
The average age of first-time mothers in America is now up from 21 to 26, while for fathers, its increased from 27 to 31. This isnt just within America; women in other developed countries are waiting too with the average first birth happening for new mothers at age 31.