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Top Buzzwords About Marriage Mostly Negative: “Difficult”, “Painful”, “Unfair”

Top Buzzwords About Marriage Mostly Negative: “Difficult”, “Painful”, “Unfair”

SEOUL, Aug. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Concerns over the plunging fertility rate may be deepening as a recent analysis of the most commonly used buzzwords by Nielsen Korea revealed attitudes towards marriage are not improving. The analysis was conducted from 2014 to May 31 of this year. Utilizing big data technology, Nielsen Korea trawled major social [...]

One Third of Korean Married Couples Have a Sexless Relationship

One Third of Korean Married Couples Have a Sexless Relationship

SEOUL, June 29 (Korea Bizwire) – The results of a recent survey conducted by Life and Health Magazine, HeyDay (owned by Lina Life Insurance), and the Kang Dong-woo Korean Institute for Sexual & Couples’ Health revealed that 36.1 percent of married respondents (743 men and women) said that they engage in sexual intercourse once or [...]

Study Reveals Latest Dating Trends among Couples in Korea

Study Reveals Latest Dating Trends among Couples in Korea

SEOUL, June 29 (Korea Bizwire) – The CJ E&M Research Center and the UnivTomorrow Research Laboratory for the Twenties revealed Tuesday a report that takes a close look at dating trends among Korean men and women in their twenties. The report, titled ‘Dating White Paper for Korea’s Youths in their 20s, was compiled after surveying [...]

Evolution of Divorce Culture in South Korea

Evolution of Divorce Culture in South Korea

SEOUL, June 17 (Korea Bizwire) – In the 1980s and 1990s, the major reason cited for divorce was ‘husband’s domestic violence’. But from 2010 onward, it has changed to rather abstract discords between couples, like ‘difference in personality’.  According to the Korea Legal Aid Center for Family Relations, which analyzed over 1.46 million consultations from [...]

Silent Marriage? 40 Percent of Married Couples Talk Less Than 30 min a Day

Silent Marriage? 40 Percent of Married Couples Talk Less Than 30 min a Day

  SEOUL, Oct. 30 (Korea Bizwire) – A recent study has revealed that four out of ten married couples in Korea talk less than 30 minutes a day with their spouses. Having a spouse that routinely comes home late and the use of smartphones were identified as the main causes of the phenomenon. The Planned [...]