Then were engaged for 1.67 years (20 months) before getting married.
This is primarily driven by New York and Pennsylvania, where our average respondent’s engagement age hovered around 28 years old.
Only 19% of women in the Northeast get engaged at age 24 or younger.
”), the Northeast features the largest age division between women and their fiancés, at 2 years.
It seems that this is at least in part driven by a much higher percentage of 35 year old men getting engaged in New York than 35 year old women.
Meanwhile, in the South, this figure is more than double, at 43%.