Thanks to a study carried out by Emory University in Atlanta, we finally know what the ideal age difference is between romantic partners to ensure a happy and long-lasting relationship!
Age difference could have an impact on your relationship
What if the strength of the love in your relationship is related to age difference? According to a study conducted by Emory University in Atlanta, it's true. The results of this survey even specified what the ideal age difference was for a perfect relationship...
The Emory University study was conducted on 3000 married people, and the conclusions stated that there is an ideal age difference for a relationship to work. The risk of divorce could be reduced to 3% when the difference between the two people in just one year.
Conversely, a relationshipwith a large age gap would be much more likely to end badly. According to the study, when partners have a five-year gap, the chances of breaking up compared to those of equal age is 18%. This percentage rises to 39% for a difference of ten years, and rises to 95% for those who have a difference of twenty years!
This study is therefore very pessimistic with regard to couples who have a significant age gap. But, isn't love capable of overcoming all obstacles? According to Emory University, things are not that simple...
To find out more on this subject, which can sometimes be a bit taboo, watch the video just above.