Everybody who has ever lived in the Netherlands or has dated Dutch men, seems to have an opinion about Dutch men. On websites, forums and blogs, complaints about the boys from Holland are running wild: They lack necessary skills in flirting, let their agendas rule their (love)lives and are so enthusiastic about feminism, a girl is likely to pay her own bill when on a date with a Dutch guy.
What’s up with Dutch men?
Let’s look at some international polls on males from Holland, compared to their foreign counterparts.
Dutch guys like shopping
Discovery channel found out Dutch men really enjoy shopping for groceries. Moreover, they enjoy doing this together with their partner. Only 5% of Dutch men said they hated the daily walk to the supermarket. Dutch men prefer to buy computers (71%) and electronics (61) on their own or they decide with their partner.
Dutch men are vain
The same research concluded that Dutch men are vain. They use many beauty products and 84% think it’s important to look good. However, they spend as little as 3 minutes looking at the mirror. Vain maybe, but Dutch men are actually quite insecure about their looks. 70% find themselves not sexy. But they do use a lot of beauty products.
What do Dutch men look for in a woman?
According to a questionnaire of Dutch news paper De Volkskrant, the eyes of a woman are most important to Dutch men. Second come breasts and bottom. Attractiveness is important to Dutch men, but they don’t care much for heavy makeup, they like a more natural style. Intelligence is the most important feature of in a woman. They also look for a woman who is sweet and cheerful.
Don’t worry about cup sizes, sexy lingerie or high heels: Dutch men don’t care to much for those. Two thirds of 40 year old Dutch men say: don’t even bother with the sexy lingerie. Of al the Dutch men until 39 years, nearly 80% does not find women in high heels attractive!
Are Dutch men attractive?
Dutch men are not considered to be the most attractive in the world. A survey among holiday makers showed you’d be more likely to meet good looking men in Italy. Dutch men are most popular among people from Norway.
Dutch men don’t settle
In comparison with other men in Europe, Dutch guys have difficulties settling down. The Dutch are in average way over 30 years old to buy a house or get married. Apparently Dutch men also have the least desire to have children. They postpone having children because they want to know for sure if they are ready for fatherhood. Caring for a wife and children is at the bottom of his list of priorities.
Dutch men don’t flirt
In a study of on-line flirting by social network site Badoo.com, Athens in Greece was named the world’s flirtatious city. Badoo ranked cities by the number of on-line chats or flirtations that were initiated per month by the average Badoo user in a particular city.
Unfortunately, Dutch men don’t flirt. Chat users from Amsterdam initiated an average of 18.4 conversations per month. It’s still bettter than Buenos Aires (16,3), Rio de Janeiro (12.4) and Germany (17.7). In Athens, Moscow and Kuwait City Badoo users initiate over 25 chats each.
Who do Dutch men find attractive?
To get an idea of the ideal woman for Dutch men, here is a photo of Dutch celebrity Chantal Janzen, who was chosen as most sexy Dutch girl. Chantal Janzen is an actrice, musical star and tv presenter.
What Dutch men are like in bed
They might not be easy to get into the sack, or so they say, but once they are there, it’s worth it, if you believe a survey by Men’s Health. According to findings from the magazine, Dutch men take the longest time for foreplay to climax. They have an average time of 22 minutes. Only Mexicans take longer.
If size matters…
Dutch men have large p*nises. The average p*nis size in Holland is 15,87 centimetre. Number 1? Men from Congo. Theirs measure a whooping 17,93 centimetre. On target map there is hugely interesting map available.
Satisfaction in numbers
On the website of condom maker Durex you can see worldwide levels of frequency of sex and the levels of satisfaction. 68% of Dutch respondents said they were having sex on a weekly basis. 50% said they were satisfied. Compared to other countries, people with Dutch partners are well off. People in Greece and Mexico seemed rather happy with their sex lives as well.
Do you think Dutch men don’t flirt? Let me know in the comments.