By Amy Bushatz on military.com
"... Since reaching a high of 8 percent in 2011, the female divorce rate has gone down -- hitting 7.9 percent last year and 7.2 percent this year. Female military members consistently have a much higher rate of divorce than their male counterparts across all services. The rate among males -- 2.9 percent in 2013 -- has fluctuated slightly up and down since 2005, a change that analysts consider insignificant. ..."