A new British study reveals that men have an 11 year lag behind women when it comes to maturing. According to the study, commissioned by Nickelodeon UK, the average man doesn't reach full emotional maturity until age 43, while women mature by age The study confirmed the suspicions that men mature later than women. In fact, men were almost twice as likely to describe themselves as immature than women were, and one in four men believe they are actively immature. Three out of ten women ended a relationship because they lost patience with their man's immaturity. The male and female perceptions of themselves and each other were alarming. Eight out of ten women believe that men will "never stop being childish.
Men Mature After Women — 11 Years After, To Be Exact — A British Study Reveals
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