November 6th – Question

On average, about how many women become widowed each year in the U.S.? 

A. 400,000
B. 600,000
C. 700,000
D. 900,000

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Answer: C – Using statistics compiled from the 2010 census, approximately 700,000 women become widowed in America each year. Over 10 years, that adds up to 7 million widows. 

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