A sexless relationship will not necessarily harm the overall health of the relationship. If both people are happy without sex (or infrequent sex), there is no problem. Negative feelings and pressure around sex, triggering a sexual avoidance cycle.
What percentage of sexless marriages end in divorce?
What percentage of sexless marriages end in divorce? According to Psychology Today, anywhere from 15-20% of American marriages are completely sexless, and 50% of marriages end in divorce.
Is it fair to stay in a sexless marriage?
Its possible for a sexless marriage to survive — but only under certain circumstances. According to a 2015 Pew survey, 61% of U.S. married adults say a satisfying sexual relationship is “very important” to a successful marriage. While some marriages can last with little to no physical intimacy, many cannot.