Self-made graphic, with layout partially influenced by the PD image en: In AugustMichael Dunn of the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff completed and released the results of a study on age disparity in dating. When you bump the age gap up to five years, the chance of divorce goes up to 18 percent. Archived from the original on 15 December Anyone looking for an age gap relationship should try Friends with Benefits UK, where the members span from fresh faced young adults to mature silver foxes and the people are open minded, respectful and free from prejudice. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 15,
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The Dating Equation: ½(your age) + 7
Male chimpanzees tend to prefer older females than younger and it is suggested that specific cues of female mate value are very different to humans. Retrieved 25 November And, generally, we can all agree—at least conceptually—that age is but a number when it comes to romantic pairings. Support free-thinking journalism and subscribe to Independent Minds. However, in some regions of the world there is a substantially larger age gap between marriage partners in that males are much older than their wife or wives. Views Read Edit View history.