All the signs in the top four are considered highly compatible with Sagittarius, whereas those in the bottom half are considered to be the least compatible matches.Pisces tends to be too sensitive for Sagittarius, Virgo too practical and cautious, and Taurus and Scorpio too possessive.The above-average divorce statistic with Gemini may actually result from the traits the two signs have in common rather than the ways in which they differ.
They are least likely to marry Capricorn and Pisces women, and least likely to divorce Aries and Aquarius.
Sagittarian men and Leo women may part ways more frequently because Sagittarians tend to spread their attentions among many different people and Leo women are quick to move on if they don’t get sufficient attention from their partners.
Traditional astrological wisdom holds that Sagittarians are most compatible with Aries, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius, and Aquarius, and least compatible with Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn, and Pisces.
But what do the actual marriage and divorce statistics say?
However, in France they were least likely to marry Taurus men.
The following is an overall ranking from most common to least common marriages with Sagittarius women (*indicates that the result is statistically significant): Although Sagittarius-Sagittarius pairings were by far the most common, the next two signs on the list, Scorpio and Capricorn, may come as a surprise.
Sagittarians are fiercely protective of their independence and freedom, and those who try to hold onto them too tightly are inclined to send them running.
For this reason, many of the fire and air signs are more compatible with Sagittarius than the water and earth signs.
Mathematician Gunter Sachs (1998) conducted a large-scale study of sun signs, encompassing nearly one million people in Switzerland, which found statistically significant results on a number of measures including marriage and divorce.
Castille (2000) conducted a similar study in France using marriage statistics collected between 19, which included more than six million marriages. Compatibility: Sagittarius Men Sachs found that Sagittarius men most often marry Aries and Sagittarius women, and most often divorce Geminis and Leos.
Given that Sagittarius and Gemini both engage in a constant search for new experiences, this combination may lack sticking power in some cases.