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What men and women want in a spouse today vs. 1939

Some of these changes are crazy!

What men and women want in a spouse today vs. 1939

Some of these changes are crazy!
  • It's no surprise that marriage has changed, and these charts prove just how much. Check out what men and women were looking for in a prospective spouse in 1939 versus what they wanted in 2008 according to Our World In Data. Can you see which one dropped the most?

  • Which ones were you most surprised by?

Amberlee is the content manager for Famifi.com and earned a degree in journalism. She loves her family, the outdoors, baby foxes and podcasts.

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