In the United States there are millions of people between the ages of 18-24 (18-24 is considered prime dating and mate selection ages). The U.S. Statistical Abstracts estimates that 9.5% of the U.S. population or about 15,675,000 males and 15,037,000 females are in this age group1.
What is the tendency to date and select a mate living nearby?
Homogamy is the tendency for dates, mates, and spouses to pair off with someone of similar attraction, background, interests, and needs. This is typically true for most couples. They find and pair off with persons of similarity more than difference.
What attracts a man to a woman long-term?
Trust is an integral part of a long-term relationship for both men and women. Guys want connection just as women do, and they want to do things with their partner. They prefer activities where they can focus less on what theyre feeling and more on the experience.
What makes a man fall deeply for a woman?
Physical attraction, empathy, sexual compatibility, and emotional connection play a key role in making a man fall deeply in love with a woman. Shared passions, core values, and a possibility of a future together further cement his love for the woman.