Wedding bells Nearly 40% of 50 singles agree that they still want to get married!
Sext please Nearly 20% of singles 50 have taken a nude photo of themselves but even more surprising, 66% of those singles have shared the photos, with men doing so more than women (70% vs. Men are hopeful Men are more hopeful about finding love than are women (76% vs. They are also looking for romantic companionship more than women over 50 (19% vs. Dating drought Singles over 50 are looking for love but nearly half of them haven’t been on a date in over 5 years (46%) and over half of 50 singles say their last relationship was over 5 years ago (56%).
Dating dilemmas 50 singles agree that the top 3 most difficult aspects of dating after 50 are finding someone to date (61%), asking someone out on a date (38%), and getting to know someone before asking them out on a date (33%).
Robi Ludwig, relationship expert and author of Your Best Age is Now, said.
“Still, singles in midlife are primed to get back out there because they know who they are and what they want and have positive perspectives on life.” Our Time, a website and dating app dedicated to the 50 crowd, surveyed singles and provided the following insight into how this growing end of the dating pool views love, dating, and sex.
— Just because you’re getting older, does not mean your dating life has to slow down.
“Singles over 50 are confident in many areas of their lives including finances, careers and friendships, but are not completely satisfied when it comes to their dating and sex lives,” Dr.
You can do almost anything online these days: Check a bank balance, buy shoes, choose a mattress, order a cab.
So when Roberta Caploe was ready to start dating again after a divorce, she didn’t ask her friends to fix her up or feel the need to frequent bars or health clubs.
In fact, 69% of singles would like to be going on 2-4 dates each month, and ideally 50 singles would like to have sex seven times a month.
Keeping open minds When it comes to dating and relationships, 45% of 50 singles say they’re open to having a “friends with benefits” relationship, and 27% are open to having a one-night stand.
Quiet on “cougar” 67% of 50 single females agree that they would not find it flattering to be called a “cougar.” Eye on the prize Over half of 50 singles say they know exactly what they want when it comes to relationships (55%) and they know what they DON’T want when looking for someone to date (73%).