There are so many reasons why people cheat in relationships, and the worst part is that both men and women are guilty of infidelity.
Research shows that 33% of one or both partners admit to infidelity; 22% of men have admitted to cheating on their partner, 14% of women admit to cheating on their partner, and people who cheated in the past are 350% more likely to cheat again and again.
Statistics also shows that Men are more likely to cheat just for sexual desire purposes while women are more likely to cheat just for emotional purposes.
Now let’s look at some reasons people cheat in a relationship:
1. Fall Out Of Love
In relationship, people sometimes lose that intimate bond and feelings resulting in the partner looking elsewhere for the attention and love.
2. Unsatisfied with Sex Life
Sometimes people feel unsatisfied with their sexual life and feel like to have a change. And these makes them want to explore sex outside the relationship.
3. Emotional Neglect
Most times people feel unappreciated by their partner, and tends to follow other people outside the relationship whom they think appreciates them more.
Sometimes people go out of their relationship in other to gain back their self-worth. Everyone wants to be loved and don’t think they are getting enough when in a relationship with one person for a very long time. So they are willing to embrace new love outside the relationship.
Sometimes, people cheat just to revenge. When they are mad at their partners, or when they feel hurt. They tends to cheat on their partner in order to get back on their partner.
Now we have seen the reasons why people cheat in relationship, we can now see how to tackle the problem to avoid losing our lovers.