Teen marriage is the union of two adolescents, ranging in age from 13 to 19, who are joined in . One in three teen marriages ends in divorce by the age of
Women who marry while in their teens are two-thirds more likely to divorce within 15 years of their wedding compared with women who postpone marriage.
In light of the announcement that Sarah Palin's year-old daughter Bristol is pregnant and intends to marry her year-old boyfriend Levi.
in two teenage brides will eventually divorce, if the rates prevailing in ' The chances of divorce: the influence of marital status and age at marriage'.