Women, on the other hand, message and respond most often to men about their own age.
Once they reach 35, women actually respond more often to younger guys. But because men are usually the conversation starters, the older-man-younger-woman paradigm prevails. Alright, so maybe OkCupid en masse follows dating age conventions, but what about those women who want to flip the norm on its head? How difficult is it for them to date a younger man?
What I found was kind of surprising. When men message women, women tend to respond most often to men around their own ages. A year-old woman will have better luck messaging a year-old man than a year-old one, according to the data. And a year-old man is more likely to respond to a message from a year-old woman than a message from any other age group.
Here are a few at different ages. Male Female 33 30 28 25 23 20 Would a year-old woman in India date/marry a year-old man?. Older men often date younger women, but everyone can benefit when the Once they reach 35, women actually respond more often to younger guys. a 65 % chance a year-old man will reply to a year-old woman.
When women make the first move, the age gap dating norm is reversed. I asked my friend Trevor, a year-old mathematician, what he made of it. They have more interesting jobs and hobbies, and their profiles are just better … no stupid selfie-only profiles. Did that explain it? Across all ages, straight women write shorter profiles than straight men.
And then there are those year-old women who really clean up with the year-old dudes.
Cindy has been dating men in their 20s for the past 15 years. Working in tech, she sometimes feels she has more in common with somethings than older men.
When I spoke with women who message much younger men on OkCupid, most of them told me something similar. I don't mind dating older men.
If he's good to you, why not. Like the saying goes, "Age is mind over matter.
If you don't mind, it doesn't matter. Mar 10, 6. Once people are around 25, age doesn't really matter in terms of relationships.
At first I was a little shy in public. So we have been seeing each other for about six months. We have a lot in common and are the best of friends, and love each other deeply. Misha August 20, He visited me and it was wonderful! Do not let people like this drag you down to their level.
Mar 10, 7. Mar 10, 8. My mother, who is in her 50s, is dating a 36 yr old. Mar 10, 9. You are halfway to 30 so dating a 35 year old is ok.
Just make sure that he handles his responsibilities kids, household, etc and you will be fine. Mar 10, Mar 11, Age really is just a number Your legally a grown woman and clearly he is a grown man, I see nothing wrong with it. Get to know each other as friends first.
Jan 5, If u don't got no kids and he does Jan 6, Simply go on dates and slowly get to know him. You must log in or sign up to reply here.
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