Why do more men than women think children equal fulfillment?
The statement put to survey respondents was whether “having children is necessary in order to find fulfillment in life” — respondents were asked to agree or disagree.
Seventy-four per cent of women disagreed with that statement — three quarters.
Forty-eight per cent of men disagreed — one half.
That’s quite a gap.
Read the article here to see why. (hint: women are more realistic about the challenges of parenthood)