National Spouses Day Survey Sheds Light on the Quirks of Marriage

Did you know:

Only 38% of married women think their hubby is sexy, while 57% of husbands say the same about their wives.

To conduct the NationalToday.com Spouses Day Survey, the pollsters at National Today — America’s favorite online destination to celebrate quirky and fun holidays — asked 1,035 married Americans to dish on their spouses.

NATIONALTODAY.COM SPOUSES DAY SURVEY:

(survey of 1,035 Americans, conducted Jan. 23, 2017)

TOP 5 THINGS THAT ANNOY US ABOUT OUR SPOUSES

1. My spouse has selective listening (40%)

2. My spouse snores (39%)

3. My spouse can be a control freak sometimes (26%)

4. My spouse is not as financially responsible as I am (20%)

5. My spouse has bodily quirks (e.g. nose picking, farting, burping, etc.) (19%)

TOP 5 REASONS AMERICANS APPRECIATE THEIR SPOUSES

1. My spouse is a hard worker (60%)

2. I can be myself around my spouse (56%)

3. My spouse makes me laugh (56%)

4. My spouse is smart (52%)

5. My spouse is supportive of my goals and desires (48%)

TOP 5 MOST SURPRISING SPOUSE INSIGHTS

1. I love my spouse, but sometimes I wish I were single so I could experience dating again (10%)

2. My spouse gets on my nerves sometimes (44%)

3. I wear the pants in the relationship with my spouse (13%)

4. Between the two of us, I’m better-looking than my spouse (9%)

5. My spouse is a slob (e.g. doesn’t wash dishes, leaves dirty clothes on floor, etc.) (17%)

HUSBANDS THINK THEY’RE MORE HELPFUL THAN THEY ACTUALLY ARE

While 44% of husbands say they evenly split the household chores with their wives, only 26% of wives say the same. Whose version of reality is true?

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