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In a study by Gillis and Avis (1980) only 2 couples out of 720 consisted of a pair in which the man was shorter than the woman.In a study by Hensley (1994) women most preferred a man who was 72 inches (6ft) tall.

The stereotype is that women prefer tall men or at least taller men, and that men prefer shorter women (relative to their height).

Sample Info ------------------------------------------------------- age range 18-65 # of men 1249 # of women 1458 average height of women in sample 5ft 4.9in average height of men in the sample 5ft 10.3in -------------------------------------------------------- Question that was asked: Summation If you adjust for the height difference of men and women (men are @5in taller), men have an almost identical opposite direction height preference.

Adjusting for the height difference of men and women, women would still prefer men .3 to 5.4 inches taller than them (the unadjusted preference range is 5.3 to 10.4 inches taller).

‘I like it when the body of your partner fits yours,’ said another study participant, a male who is 5ft 11in tall.

‘It also makes it easier to kiss, hold hands and do other activities with your partner.'George Yancey, a professor of sociology at the University of North Texas and the study’s lead author, believes that the height preferences of men and women can be explained by traditional societal expectations and gender stereotypes.

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