Female judgment of male attractiveness and desirability for relationships: role of waist-to-hip ratio and financial status.

@article{Singh1995FemaleJO,
  title={Female judgment of male attractiveness and desirability for relationships: role of waist-to-hip ratio and financial status.},
  author={Devendra Pal Singh},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  year={1995},
  volume={69 6},
  pages={
          1089-101
        }
}
Two studies were conducted to examine the role of male body shape (as defined by waist-to-hip ratio [WHR]) in female mate choice. In Study 1, college-age women judged normal-weight male figures with WHR in the typical male range as most attractive, healthy, and possessing many positive personal qualities. In Study 2, 18-69-year-old women rated normal-weight male figures with differing WHRs and purported income for casual (having coffee) to most-committed (marriage) relationships. All women… CONTINUE READING
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