Compared to women, men are more interested in getting married and more involvements in serious family relationships as women, according to a study, which looks into the male psychology. About 12,000 men and women, who aged between 15 to 44, were surveyed with questions regarding sex, living together, marriage, divorce and parenting by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and it is the first agency study involving men since 1973. Nearly 66% of men, compared with 51% of women agree with the statement, 'It is better to get married than go through life single'. To the statement 'It is more important for a man to spend a lot of time with his family than be successful at his career,' 76% of men and 72% of women agreed. Gladys Martinez, the study's lead author said: Only a very few agree with divorce and a majority with getting married, and When asked about their attitudes about marriage, family and divorce, more men agree to the relationships of marriage. A sociologist at State University of New York-Stony Brook, Michael Kimmel says it pictures the American masculinity. Other survey finds that 46 per cent of women compared to 55 per cent intent to have a child, while 90 per cent of fathers are living with their children and shows interest in bathing, playing, feeding and helping in doing homework for their child. A research by Neil Chethik, author of VoiceMale, from the results he explains that men are more dedicated and committed to the family and marriage. Out of the 360 men studied, nearly 90% of married men answered that they will marry the same counterpart if he is given a chance to do it again. This study was conducted in conjunction with the University of Kentucky during 2003 and dealt with questions like 'What Husbands Really Think About Their Marriages, Their Wives, Sex, Housework, and Commitment'. << Basic Medical Services Back On Rail In Delhi Up Sized Meals May Be Lighter On the Pocket Now but May Drai... >> Recommended Reading Divorce: Pros and Cons Divorce can be traumatic for children and create a sense of insecurity amongst them. Couples should realize that joined parenting is important even after divorce. READ MORE How to Save your marriage You can save your marriage - even when your partner insists on a divorce. READ MORE Is Life Better Staying Single or Getting Married? The stigma linked to staying single is gradually disappearing. More people opt to stay single and many even claim to be happier. But there are both advantages and disadvantages to staying single. READ MORE Most Popular on Medindia Find a Hospital Vent Forte (Theophylline) Drug Side Effects Calculator More News on: How to Save your marriageDivorce: Pros and ConsIs Life Better Staying Single or Getting Married?