Thanks to an abundance of stereotypes proliferated by popular culture, the sex lives of women above a certain age are either ignored completely or written off as “nonexistent.” Who better to chip away at that oversight than those women themselves?
Key takeaways from the survey include: "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 -- so much so that many have not been on a date in over 5 years," says Dr.
“We’re thrilled to be able to continue that conversation from the underrepresented point of view of women in their 50s and answer the question with, ‘Yes!
In case you need a reminder that every person and body is wildly different, enjoy the below story, originally published in June 2018, wherein 47 women over the age of 47 weigh in on the state of their sex lives.
Only 6% find someone who was never married a deal breaker.
Quiet on "cougar": 67% of 50 single females agree that they would not find it flattering to be called a "cougar." UNLIKE PEOPLE IN THEIR 20S, 50 SINGLES KNOW WHAT THEY WANT Singles over 50 know what they're looking for in life and in potential partners now more than ever 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%).