Nine in 10 women in Britain happy to be female – BBC poll
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women in Britain today are much happier with being female compared to 70 years ago, according to a BBC poll published on Monday, which also shows they are more positive about marriage and happier with their choice of husband.
Nearly nine in 10 women surveyed said they would rather be a woman than a man, compared with just over half in 1947.
The poll of 1,004 women also showed 42 percent thought men and women gave up equal amounts of freedom in marriage. Only a quarter of men and women who took part in a survey in 1951 thought the same.
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