A New Survey Finds What the Average Man and Woman Rate as the Top Five Experiences of Their Lives

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life lessons A New Survey Finds What the Average Man and Woman Rate as the Top Five Experiences of Their Lives

Life Experiences

What would you pick if you had to rate the top five experiences of your life?  And no, the time you were front row at Skynyrd CAN’T count for at least four.

 A new survey asked men and women to rank the top five moments of their lives.

–For men, the top moments went:  Getting married . . . having a child . . . moving out of their parents’ home . . . getting their first job . . . and then buying a home.

 –For women, the top moments went:  Having a child . . . getting married . . . moving out of their parents’ home . . . buying a home . . . and then getting their first job.

 –The first kiss ranked sixth on both lists.

 –The survey also found the average ages of different milestones.

 –People get their first pet at 11 . . . have their first kiss at 14 . . . get their first job at 17 . . . fall in love at 18 . . . not coincidentally lose their virginity at 18 . . . experience heartbreak at 20 . . . leave home at 20 . . .

 –Establish a career at 23 . . . get married at 25 . . . buy a home at 27 . . . have a child at 27 . . . divorce at 34 . . . have a midlife crisis at 41 . . . have their first grandchild at 54 . . . and retire at 59.

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