A study into the differences in maturity between the genders revealed that both men and women agree that men remain "immature" well into their late 30s and early 40s. But the average age at which women mature emerged as Eight out of 10 women believe men "never stop being childish" - with breaking wind, burping, eating fast food in the early hours and playing video games their biggest bugbears.
It has been known for decades if not centuries that girls typically mature faster than boys. Hollywood has highlighted the notorious maturity gap in the slew of films made featuring a grown man still enthralled with fart jokes and gags and his female counterpart being If you've ever been curious about whether or not this maturity discrepancy exists, then know that a study, commissioned by Nickelodeon UKfound that boys do not mature until they are well into adulthood.
A study into the differences in maturity between genders revealed both men and women agree men remain 'immature' well into their late 30s and early 40s. Alarmingly, eight out of ten women believe that men 'never stop being childish' - with breaking wind, burping, eating fast food in the early hours and playing videogames their biggest bug-bears. Staying silent during arguments, not being able to cook simple meals and re-telling the same old jokes and stories when with the lads were also hailed as signs of immaturity.
Turns out men don't fully mature until the ripe age of 43, 11 years after women, according to a new study by the U. The women surveyed also came up with a list of the most immature male behaviours including getting moms to do chores for them, trying to beat children at games and the worst offender: laughing at their own gas. But not all men are about fart jokes and unwashed laundry.
According to the study, it's rooted in the fact that the female brain establishes connections and "prunes" itself faster than the male brain. She explained that the human brain undergoes major changes anatomically and functionally as we age, and these changes make the connections in our brain more efficient. Notably, Lim's research found that this process tends to happen at an earlier age for women than men, which may explain why some women seem to mature faster than men.
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.
Young men undergo incredible changes over the course of our teenage years. Puberty is a wild ride full of hormonal peaks and valleys, shocking our systems in various ways. Once we get through puberty, men continue to undergo changes in a different manner.