Dating someone older 6 years
It is important to distinguish between mate preference and mate choice.Ideal mates can be quite different to actual choices that people make.But could this finding also reflect shifting sands in the social landscape?
Likewise, women also rated the dates lower when the man was older than the woman.(Couples who were the same age were not included in this analysis). For sample, there were significantly more couples in which the man was older as opposed to the woman being older, 133 and 56 pairs, respectively.