A new analysis suggests that men and women have broadly similar priorities in their sexual attraction preferences, but vary in degree of preference for certain traits. Preferences also appear to shift with age.
Stephen Whyte of Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia, and colleagues present these findings in the open-access journal PLOS ONE on May 19, 2021.
People’s sexual attraction preferences lead them to make decisions about sex, relationships, and reproduction that ultimately influence other facets of society, such as gender roles, gender equity, fertility rates, politics, and more. [Read more…] about Sexual attraction preferences vary between men and women and across different ages