How Long Do ‘Bachelor’ and ‘Bachelorette’ Relationships Actually Last?
Let's face it; "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" are among the most romantic shows on TV. Who could resist a love journey complete with fantasy dates in exotic locales, all ending in one epic rose ceremony? Unfortunately, what we see on-screen doesn't always last long after the final rose. Even diehard romantics like us have to admit the franchise's relationship success rate is pretty low: After 10 years of matchmaking, 16 completed seasons of "The Bachelor," and seven seasons of "The Bachelorette," a full four out of 23 "official" couples are still together.
As much as Rosemaster Chris Harrison and company like to say that "The Bachelor" breakups match real-life dating statistics, most of us don't end our engagements after just a couple of months. That's not normal, right?
Click through this slideshow to see the couples that are still together and the ones that aren't.
How Long Do 'Bachelor' and 'Bachelorette' Relationships Actually Last?
•July 21, 2012
Here's a rundown of "Bachelor" and "Bachelorette" couples that are still together -- and the ones that aren't.