Cosmos dating older men
On the other hand, I found no basis whatsoever for Ms.
Zellweger’s version of the thirty-something single woman.
Metaphors aside, we can evaluate the potential matches for a given age/gender by summing the area under the curve (AP Calculus, ftw!
) I made these calculations in the chart below, and we can see that women have more pursuers than men until age 26, but thereafter a man can expect many more potential dates than a woman of the same age.
The median 31 year-old guy, for example, sets his allowable match age range from 22 to 35 — nine years younger, but only four years older, than himself.
This skewed mindset worsens with age; the median 42 year-old will accept a woman up to fifteen years younger, but no more than .
At the graph’s outer edge, at age 48, men are nearly twice as sought-after as women.
Here’s the data: A woman’s desirability peaks at 21, which, ironically enough is the age that men just begin their “prime,” i.e. Following that dotted line out, you can see that a woman of 31 is already “past her prime,” while a man doesn’t become so until 36.
On the other hand, women only a few years older are largely neglected.
The typical 28 year-old women sends a small but significant number of messages to men too young to drink. In any event, here’s what happens when we synthesize .