Sex dating at 50
"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." Additional key takeaways from the survey include: LOOKING FOR LOVE Singles over 50 are nervous about dating but want to get back out there in the hopes of finding love Finding love: 50 singles are hopeful!Nearly ¾ (72%) of singles over 50 say they're open to finding love in the future.Our Time provides a premier experience tailored to celebrate the unique needs of those over 50, helping them to easily connect with like-minded singles.More than two million members have joined Our Time in the last year, and thousands of singles credit the site with introducing them to someone special.More satisfied: A National Council on Ageing survey reports, among people age 60 and over who have regular intercourse, 74 percent of the men and 70 percent of the women find their sex lives more satisfying than when they were in their forties.
Taking more time for yourself means less pressure, less anxiety and more time to do what you want.
"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.
, relationship expert and author of Your Best Age is Now.
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%).
Better at dating now: Compared to when they were in their 20s, 65% of 50 singles say they have a deeper appreciation for relationships now, are better partners now (61%), are pickier now about who they want to date (63%), say it's easier now to figure out if the person is right for them sooner (57%), and say they're better at sex now (31%).