Grounding their interpretation in evolutionary theory, the researchers suggest that because women are more selective than men in their sexual behaviour, men are more unlikely than women to have sex with their ideal partners.
Therefore, men’s actual behaviour follows more closely women’s preferences than the men’s own preferences.
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() New evolutionary psychology research shows gender differences in age preferences regarding sexual partners.
Men and women have different preferences regarding the age of their sexual partners and women’s preferences are better realised than are men’s.
To study this pattern in terms of preferences with regard to the partner’s age the scientists gathered observations from a population-based sample of more than 12,000 Finns.
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This means that in our evolutionary past, men who have had sex with women in their mid-twenties have had more offspring than other men.
In terms of sexuality, the study shows that evolution has favoured differences in female and male psychology.