Many Single Women Don’t Want to Marry a Virgin, Survey Finds

0  Updated at 3:31 am, February 8th, 2013 By: ABC Digital
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Stockbyte/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Nine in ten U.S. singles want to get married one day, but 51 percent of the single women polled say they don’t want to marry a virgin, a new survey finds. 

Just 33 percent of single men say they don’t want to marry a virgin.

The survey of 5,481 U.S. singles and 1,095 married people ages 21-65 was sponsored by and conducted by MarketTools. The sample was representative of the United States and was not of the membership.

Additional findings from the survey:

  • More than 80 percent of married men and women said they would marry the same person again.
  • 76 percent of married men and 73 percent of women said they were still very much in love with their spouse.
  • 52 percent of singles and 46 percent of married people go out one to three times a week.
  • 78 percent of married people and 55 percent of singles prepared home-cooked meals on a typical weeknight.

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