Study Says, A Wife’s Happiness Is More Important Than A Husband’s For A Happy and Successful Marriage
The rate of divorce in the United States is almost 50% and though many partners think that such things only happen to others and in movies, you suddenly find yourself in a scenario contemplating divorce. What leads to such relationship problems? Is it the tough lifestyle that people go through? No because the conditions surrounding a human’s lifestyle will always harbor the same stress and conditions that evolve with time. It is the nature of people and how they look at things that is the biggest trigger of separation and failed relationships.
1Selfishness in a relationship is what creates problems
More often than not it is also selfishness in a relationship and the unwillingness to compromise and reach a mutual understanding that creates tension. People are now too self centered to be able to make relationships work. That being said, one study in favor of women drew some very interesting conclusions that can help couples avoid arguments, and misunderstandings to make marriages work.
2What a study found
Interestingly, with no affront to men, the study found that it is a woman’s happiness that is more important than a man’s to make a marriage work. Perhaps, it is because they are more prone to the stress and depression of problems in relationships? Read on to find out why.
3The more satisfied a wife is with a long-term union, the happier a husband is with his life
Won’t this be win-win situation for both? It is all about a woman’s psychology. Women tend to do more for their partner’s in a marriage that is a successful one and this will obviously affect a husband in appositive way. The study analyzed the marriages of 394 couples who were married for about 39 years on an average. This is what they found.
4Husband’s happiness ratings were more than their wives
The research uncovered some interesting things where the couples rated their satisfaction levels in the marriage. Many gave their marriages a high rating of 5 out of 6 but here was the surprising part. The ratings of the husbands were more than the wives and this meant that a happy women meant an even happier man.