(CNN)- When it comes to marriage, millennials are saying "I don't." Today's young american adults are on track to have the lowest rates of marriage by age 40 compared to any previous generation. If the current pace continues, more than 30 percent of millennial women will remain unmarried by age 40. That is nearly twice the share of their gen x counterparts. An Urban Institute study shows several reasons like more people living together without getting married and even raising families without the gold bands. Marriage used to be the starting point for young adults now, many people feel they have to be more established before they walk down the aisle.
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