And finally, men were more than twice as likely as women to report wanting sex more frequently.
This was true in all age segments--even in men 80 and older.
I learned not to cough or show weakness during these monologues.In fact, the survey shows that older Americans--men and women alike--believe sex can and should remain a vital part of their lives long into older adulthood.Getty Images Vikki Smith's first foray into the dating world after 30-plus years of marriage involved a bit of chicanery on her part."That's part of the reason why men over 60 date much younger women.When you're over 60 your days are running out quickly, so why not enjoy sex as long as you can?I don't want to be questioned to see if I am worthy of anything." Don, who is 75, wrote: "My wife of 51 years died a year and half ago and I don't feel like just sitting and waiting to die.