posted on Aug, 5 2012 @ 12:49 AM
In the modern world it has been observed that women do tend to live longer than men but much of that could be attributed to lifestyle choices. Men
tend to partake in higher risk activities but generally less when married with family responsibilities to consider so married men with families also
tend to live longer than single men.
It's also been said that married men, although they have the statistical advantage of greater longevity, are more willing to die