50 per cent of these women surveyed had managerial jobs. While the results of the study suggested that women who dated younger men occupied more prestigious positions in the workplace, it is also possible that women in positions of power were more likely to look for younger men whom they could dominate (in terms of age) similarly in their personal lives.For those of you who can’t wait to be mothers, dating a younger man could be the answer to any insecurities you have about fertility issues.Alarie and Carmichael used data from the National Survey of Family Growth, a survey of young and middle-aged American women.They focused on 1,519 women between the age of 35 and 44 who had been sexually active over the previous 12 months.Younger men seem more alive, vital, optimistic and enthusiastic. They adore their woman, cherish her and find her interesting,” says Valerie Gibson, the author of Well, it is the 21st century.And ladies, for those of you who prefer dating younger man, don’t shy away from it or be embarrassed about it anymore.There was a time when the society didn’t accept relationships between older men and younger women; however, now things have changed significantly and such relationships have become pretty common.While everything about such relationships is not good, they are not entirely bad either.
Older men look for dating partners who can refresh them up and are thus rarely interested in women who are emotionally burdened.
What's more, 43 percent of the women in the five-year-gap group were either married to—or co-habitating with—their younger lover.
They found few differences between racial groups, the exception being that "Latinas were more than twice as likely as non-Latinas to engage in sexual relationships with men who are at least 10 years younger." They also found that "previously married women were more than three times more likely than both married/cohabitating women and never-married women to sleep with a man at least 10 years their junior." Such women "might be less concerned with following restrictive norms regarding women's sexuality in general," they write.
The discussion below explores some pros and cons of dating younger women.
Pros Younger women, due to their age, usually come with less emotional baggage.