Thus, it becomes gradually more difficult to partner with someone possessing such a quality. By combining statistics for sex ratios and body mass index for different age groups it shows the relative chances of meeting a healthy weight companion.But how strong is this effect in different countries? There are a number of adjustment possibilities, to begin with I suggest you just take a quick look.If you’re ok with that, it would be great to meet you.” Hope this helps you, TR. I would like to be in either a quality long term relationship or a marriage. I believe he just prefers to keep his life like it is. I have been invited once to an activity where he introduced me to the friends there. We see each other every 2 to 3 weeks for 2, 3 or 4 days at a time. Thanks, Jeanine, Over 50’s dating and relationships are very different from the traditional way we did things in our 20’s.He also has some women friends who invite him to dinner. Many men and women over 50 enjoy the company of the opposite sex but have no interest in a continuous relationship with one specific person.If this type of relationship is not what you want – and you feel you’d be settling staying in it when your goal is one that involves a long term commitment – it’s worth moving on. If you enjoy his company and are okay getting together every couple of weeks, then he is perfect.
However, if you have specific standards requiring that your loved one needs to be within the healthy body weight group defined with the BMI scale, the situation changes.
Commonly used BMI ranges are: underweight - below 18.5, healthy weight - 18.5 to 25, overweight - 25 to 30, obese - over 30.
Some adults with plenty of muscle may be of healthy weight, but have a BMI above the healthy range. With the increasing obesity rates in the population, the number of people with what is typically regarded as having an attractive body weight decreases.
You want someone who is going to accept you exactly how you are.
Don’t try and fake men out with head shots or pictures from a younger age when you were thinner.