Wedding Stats you need to know!

41% of couples say “I Love You” after dating for less than one month

but 4% of couples don’t say the L word until after 1 year of dating!

After couples get engaged did you know that
40% of couples engagement period lasts 13-18 months?
4% have an engagement period less than 6 months!

When couples start to plan their weddings only 18% use a day-of coordinator! We think that’s crazy! As 68% percent of couples try to DIY it, however 40% of people spend 15 hours a week planning their own wedding! That’s a part time job you aren’t getting paid for! Its obliviously very stressful without a planner, as 74% of couples have thought of giving up and just going to elope!

Wedding Colors

When it comes to planning the big day it’s no surprise that 69% of couples choose to have Saturday as their wedding day of choice. The most popular choices for dates are in June and September.

As couples are choosing their reception venue, 39% of couples choose a hotel or banquet hall. While 16% are getting married in a barn or outdoor venue, and only 12% choose a country club.

Honeymoons
55% go on a tropical vacation
11% check out Europe
7% take an outdoor or adventurous trip

All info and photo’s taken from huffingtonpost.com. Data collected by Wedding Paper Diva’s.