20 Things Women Do More And Better Than Men

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20 Things Women Do More And Better Than Men

20 Things Women Do More And Better Than Men
Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.
-Timothy Leary

Whether women are better than men or vice versa has always been an argument.

But today, let’s celebrate the gentle force that makes the world more beautiful, colorful, and fun...


Here are 20 things women can do more and better than men.

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1. Women have more taste buds than men.

Women tend to have more sensitive palates than men, which is why more women are in the sensory panels (Sensory Value).

Our sense of smell and taste are closely linked, and the olfactory bulb in women has 43% more cells than in men.

Women have more taste buds than men.

2. Women can multitask better than men.

A study was conducted to see who’s really better at multitasking - men or women. 

When the tasks were mixed up, both men and women made mistakes and slowed down.

But men were significantly slower - taking 77% longer to respond, whereas women took 69% longer.

We don’t need experiments to prove this, though. 

How many men do you know who can multitask better than women?

Women can multitask better than men.

3. Women live longer than men.

Women outlive their male counterparts by about 5.5 years. 

According to Eurostat, life expectancy at birth for women was 84 years and 78.5 for men. 

Women’s sex hormone estrogen can combat heart disease, which according to the CDC, killed 357,761 men in the US in 2019.

Women are also believed to have a stronger immune system

Women live longer than men.

4. Women talk more than men.

Generally, women talk more than men. (Although in some cases relationships, it’s the opposite).

Women speak about 20,000 words daily, while men speak only 7,000.

Women talk more than men

5. Women cry more than men.

On average, women cry 30-64 times a year, while men cry 6-17 times yearly.

Could it be because the patriarchal society has made us believe that crying is a sign of weakness for men?

Or are men more discreet in showing their emotions?

Women cry more than men.

6. Women’s hearts beat more than men’s.

A woman’s heart can beat as many as six beats per minute faster than a man’s.

According to the Cardiology Associates of Michigan, a woman’s heart and some of its chambers are smaller, the walls that divide some are thinner, and the veins are finer.

Though a woman’s heart pumps faster than a man’s, a man’s heart ejects more blood with each pump.

A woman's heart can beat more than men's

7. Women blink twice as often as men do.

In an optoelectronic study of eyelid motion, the blink rate was significantly larger in women than in men.

Women blink 19 times per minute vs. men, who blink 11 times per minute. 

During eyelid closure and opening, women moved faster than men.

Batting eyelashes look better in women than men, don’t you think? 😁

Women blink twice as often as men do.

8. Women orgasm better than men.

Though men orgasm in 95% of encounters compared to women’s 69%, their orgasm only lasts 3 to 10 seconds.

Women’s orgasms can last as long as around 20 seconds to 2 minutes.

The nerve endings in a woman’s clitoris are approximately more than 8,000. 

That’s double the number of nerve endings in a man’s penis.

Women would have the best sex when they turn 28, while men reach their peak at 33.

Yeah, women may fake it more often to please the man, but when they do orgasm, it’s better.


9. Women are more attentive and organized than men.

Study shows that women’s brains were significantly more active in many areas than men’s, especially where focus and impulse control are involved.

Women are more on top of things when it comes to meeting deadlines.

In terms of home organization, women do it better than men.

Women are more attentive and organized than men.

 10. Women have higher IQs than men.

Marilyn Vos Savant is not only the most brilliant woman but the smartest person in history, with an IQ of 228 (Guinness Book of World Records).

In the men category, Christopher Michael Langan has an IQ score between 195 and 210.

Courtney Cox I know gif

11. Women are more likely to graduate from college compared to men.

US Department of Education data shows that 65% of women who matriculated at a US four-year university in 2012 had graduated by 2018, compared with 59% of their male counterparts.

Men who enrolled in a four-year college in 2013 were 10% less likely to graduate within 4 years.

There are many factors to consider. 

As a woman, I say women are more committed to graduating because of the limited opportunity available after college than men. 

We want to achieve more and feel more accomplished; a college degree is one way to do it.

Women are more likely to graduate from college compared to men

12. Women have higher investment returns than men.

Women are better investors outperforming their male counterparts by 40 basis points or 0.4%.

Women are more cautious when taking risks, which shows in their investments.

Women have higher investment returns than men

13. Women can handle job interviews better than men.

Women show that they can manage stress better, which helps them handle job interviews

Although HR managers click the male profile more, according to LinkedIn, women are 16% more successful in landing a job.

Women can handle job interviews better than men.

14. Women are most likely to survive car accidents compared to men.

In a car crash, women are more likely to get injured (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) because a car’s safety features are designed for male drivers. Crash dummies, for instance, are modeled after an average man. Nevertheless, as of this writing, reports show that women are more likely to survive car accidents than men.

Women are most likely to survive car accidents.

15. Daughters are more likely to care for their parents.

Probably because women are naturally more nurturing and caring, daughters are found to care for their aging parents more than their sons.

The University of Michigan Health and Retirement Study shows that daughters give an average of 12.3 hours of elder care per month, while sons provide just 5.6.

Daughters are more likely to care for their parents than men

16. Women are better communicators than men.

Women’s brains are wired in a way that they excel in verbal tasks.

Communication is a two-way street. 

Women are found to be better listeners and are more polite and empathetic than men, which makes them more effective communicators.

Women are better communicators than men.

 17. Women outperform men in memory tests.

It’s normal for both men and women to get more forgetful, especially aging.

Menopaused women experienced brain fog and continued memory depletion.

Still, women outperform men in memory tests from childhood to adulthood.

Here’s what they found out in a test conducted:

  • Females generally access their memories faster than males and date them more precisely 
  • Women use more emotional terms when describing memories
  • Superior verbal memory for females appears to be independent of intelligence level
  • Females also have greater specificity for events imagined to occur in the future

Be careful what you say because a woman remembers everything.

And they may forget where they put their keys or phone, but they remember what you said 4 years ago at 3:27 PM.

I wish I’m just kidding.

Women have sharper memories

18. Women are more adept in languages compared to men.

Girls’ language ability develop earlier compared to boys.

In the early stage, girls, on average, acquire language faster than boys and have a more extensive vocabulary.

Estrogen was found to promote the growth of language centers and related areas in the brain, while testosterone had the opposite effect.

Women show superior verbal performance not only for first language acquisition but also for acquiring a foreign language.

Women are more adept in languages.

19. Women can sustain relationships better than men.

It’s no secret that women are more emotional than men.

Women show more emotions, listen emphatically, and are more open in sharing their stories, so they build stronger relationships with their peers.

These traits come in handy at work or in business.

Women can sustain relationships better

20. Companies with women bosses perform better than those led by men.

Because they’re more organized and attentive to details...

Able to multitask better and be more productive...

Are better communicators...

Have sharper memories and a higher IQ...

Can build better relationships at work...

It’s no surprise that companies with female bosses perform better.

Here’s what The Pipeline report says:

“London-listed companies with no women on their executive committees have a net profit of 1.5%, whereas those with more than one in three women at that level reach a 15.2% net profit margin.”

Companies with women bosses perform 3x better

How amazing it is to be a woman.

It’s not always fun, but oh, the things a woman can do!

And they do it better. In high heels even!

Hug a superwoman in your life today!

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  1. Haha ... I am so glad now. I am a woman!

  2. What an interesting list, Lux. And the pictures you have added really make them enjoyable. Have a great weekend!

  3. Coucou,
    C'est très intéressant ces études, je te remercie de ce beaux partages!!

    ♥ೂ Bisous et bonne journée ♥ೂ


  4. Hi, Lux! I'm back from a blog break and happy to see your smiling face along with your new blog name. I didn't know most of these facts about women. Perhaps it's because I'm a man and women know more than men. :) Whether male or female I admire people who exhibit most of the listed traits because they are keys to success.

    Have a safe and happy weekend, dear friend Lux!

  5. i really enjoy this Facts :D ,great Post wonderful Lady!

    Have a fantastic and happy Friday ,lots of Hugs :)

  6. I've always been glad that I'm a woman. Always.

    Have a fabulous day. :)

  7. Great post, loved the gif's you picked with such true facts :)

  8. Thank you for putting up the list and together with the pictures too. Have a great day.

  9. Fascinating!
    Thanks for the info!
    And go us! : )

  10. fun post :D Would love to see more of these :P

  11. Hi There, Interesting list.... I knew about most of them.... BUT--I am here to tell you that sex is still great at age 72.... ha


  12. You compiled a good list. You obviously spent a large amount of time going through your sources. Thank you for the information.

  13. This is such a great post...I love it!

  14. I love the pictures/clips you used for each one. I had no idea that we had more taste buds, I assumed we all had the same amount.

  15. With my ocd, I can give any woman a run for her money in the organized department haha everything else I'll concede to.

  16. Interesting list. I am not sure that men would agree that all of these are "better". Especially number the one about women speaking more than men. I think it often annoys them :)

  17. Let's face it....we ROCK! Especially you for your sweet comments over at my site. This was a great and fun list. Very interesting.
    Have a great weekend!!

  18. Those are great bit I would argue that my husband can out talk me any day!

  19. Yeah - go us women!

  20. Have a lovely weekend ;)

  21. I bet you could have made a list with 100 things too. We're almost better at everything haha!!

    xx /

  22. Oh this post made me so happy to see! Woohoo women! I love that they are so different and can be emotional, lively and shy, and yet we are pretty wonderful creatures as well. ^.^

  23. Hi Lux! Your subscription for the readathon didn't go through, but if you send me your details to I can put them through for you!

  24. Fun statistics about women and men! #BloggerCareGroup

  25. How fun! Interesting facts and being a woman I feel empowered today. Thank you for stopping by my blog and for joining us at The Weekend Brew.

  26. HAHAHA love this post!!!
    It makes me smile a lot!
    Have a nice weekend
    Maggie D.
    Fashion Blog Maggie Dallospedale fashion diary

  27. women are superior to men... we don't need 20 things, 1 is enough :P
    This world is going because of us women only! Only we pop babies out, not men!

  28. What a fun list Lux. It just made me smile! Blessings!!

  29. Beautiful photos! Kiss Elisabetta

  30. So true, great post... I'm so glad to be a woman!!!!
    Kisses, Paola.


    My Facebook

  31. hey you have a new page...

    and you def have more did not know that about the taste buds....
    my best bosses have always been women

  32. This is an interesting and informative list you put together! :D

  33. Is this a day to pick a fight... probably not. We're not better or worse, just different. :)

  34. Every time I visit your witty blog I like it more! :)
    Happy Women's Day!

  35. I absolutely agree with you!! kisses!!

  36. Wonderful post .! I totally agree with the 12th point :D

  37. I never heard that about the taste buds before.

  38. Lots of fun facts there. I have to say though, my husband is much better at multi tasking than I am, I let the side down with that one.

  39. Ha ha... Women 1: Men 0 ;)

  40. This is a perfect post for March being women's month! I went through this and learned a few new things too!

  41. Some very interesting facts! I like the new layout of your website

    Suze | LuxuryColumnist

  42. Great post, and that last one is an eye opener for sure.

    Allie of ALLIE NYC

  43. Dear Lux, I like what Sandee said above, but will change it just a little ... "I've always been glad that I'm a man. Always." :-) Having said that, let me say this: Women are the best thing that ever happened to men. :-) Thanks for another great post. John

  44. Awesome fun facts, Lux! I love the accompanying pictures. Thanks for the smiles :). We are so blessed to be wonderful women!

  45. Yes!!! I would agree with No. 15! I have one, my only child.,

  46. That's a fascinating collection of facts, thanks for sharing them.

  47. this is an interesting piece, and i'm intrigued about the statistics on how women say much more than men every day :)

  48. Such a good read. Fascinating and interesting facts. Though I know a man who can speak about 50,000 words per day. I may be exaggerating but he is just a blabbermouth that puts all women to shame. Hahaha!

    The Pink Lemonade Girl

  49. This is so cool, thanks so much for sharing. I am glad I am a woman. :)

  50. Couldn't agree more Lux! I love how each of those pics complement the facts

    New Post - xoxo Chaicy - Style..A Pastiche!

  51. It's interesting indeed to know about this! I mean, your over all blog about life is interesting too!

  52. What an incredible collection of fun facts, I really enjoyed reading this a lot! I think fact #20 is my favorite one ;)

    XO naomi @ Naomi in Wonderland

  53. Interesting facts... Happy Women's Day to you xox

    Always a great post!
    Happy Women's Day!!!


  55. What an interesting list! I had no idea about the taste buds! Look at the difference in the words spoken- wow. In my experience the memory one is very true. :)

  56. This is absolutely true!

  57. Nice post !!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Happy Women's Day!!!

  58. Amazing post! Thanks for sharing!
    Have a nice week-end!
    Angela Donava

  59. I buy most of that except the cautious part. They haven't met me...

  60. We do have a lot going for us, don't we? Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and following. It's great to meet you!

  61. I did not know that Woman have more tastebuds. Great list.

  62. Hooray for all us women!! LOVE this list - gonna share it with all the men I know! haha

  63. What awesome facts! Yay for women! :)

  64. hahaha I speak like 100,000 things while my bf speaks 10

  65. haha, what a great post! women are the best, eh! x

  66. glad both men and women exist to make the world go round. :)

  67. Great post! I love hearing good things about being female instead of all that bad stuff!

  68. Love the Hermione clip. They were such cute little kids.

  69. Thank you for this and made me even more proud to be a woman today! ;)

  70. He he he, great post

  71. Celebrating Women with you!! love this! very fun and informative.

  72. Cool list! Like that Hermione's gif! =)


  73. Fun post. I'm not sure I can agree with some of the points, but it was fun reading it!
    For instance, my fiance is so much better than me when it comes to multitasking ;))

  74. Women rock! Your blog reflects the superwoman you want to be. You are this close! Hugs

  75. Holy moly - lots of comments! Loved this post. Someone above already said it, but, women are more intuitive too!

  76. What a fun post to celebrate women. Loved it!

  77. These are interesting! Thanks for putting the list together.

  78. I love this post and totally agree!
    Melanie @

  79. Hehe such a cute post :D

  80. Wooo! Love this post :) GO GIRLS!!

    Rachel xx

  81. Such an interesting post! Great idea, thanks for sharing!

  82. More power to the women!
    Nilu Yuleena
    BIG hair LOUD mouth

  83. This is so intresting! I had no idea that women lived longer! x x

  84. LOVE this post! I will be showing hubby. :)
    Hope you have a fantastic week!!

  85. Amen, amen! Girl power. :)

    Le Stylo Rouge

  86. I agree... we totally rock!!! This was a great post and I loved every picture that you chose to show how we are better than men. I don't think I'll show hubby this one, though... lol.

    Have a fabulous rest of the week... :)

  87. Very cool this post, I love the beating heart!!

  88. I just LOVE this list. Women do it better.

    Kay of Pure & Complex

  89. Haha how fun is this post, loved it!

    See you xx

  90. Ha, ha. This was fun reading. Gave me a smile for the day.

  91. Lovely post for sure! Almost for women is it? :)
    I have a new post if you want to see it ---> Fashion Blog: The Silver Feline

  92. I didn't know about so many of these. Fascinating!! It really is great to be a woman :-)

  93. Oh, I’m so in love with your blog! So beautiful photos and interesting posts!
    Will be happy to see you in my blog!

    Diana Cloudlet

  94. I am so glad I am a woman, so proud to be one of those beautiful women :) Thank you for this superb post! Liuba x

  95. Smiles, this post makes me so proud to be a woman.

  96. haha, love this article! :)

  97. Oh oooh! I think I'm going to post something to my defend our race. :)

  98. I never would have known half of these, and i'm so glad you listed sources too! Women rock ;) #bloggerclubuk

  99. Very nice! love these.

  100. Actually, it is STATISTICALLY arguable that the average male iq is a few points higher, and most of the top geniuses in the world are males,but so are most of the idiots,cretins mentally challenged individuals,and disturbed lunatics amd incompetent people, but for argument's sake,let's just agree that intelligence is pretty much on par.
    And I am not a misogynist or conservative, I am a very reasonable libertarian

  101. And men still heal faster from most injuries, including burns,fractures, ,lacerations, concussions,colds,flu,inflammation,pain but women definitely have more long term endurance and stamina, deal with discomfort better, have greater overall immunity and longevity, and women have still made OUTSTANDING contributions and strides in countless fields and facets in the world

  102. Women are still SUPERLATIVE,no less

  103. This is well written exercise the claims about females having higher IQs and being more likely to survive car crashes are moot, according to Erasmus University and
    And researchgate among several other sources
    in modern literature the average IQ for males is a few points above females
    Females are also more likely to die after sustaining serious injuries and typically take longer to heal
    However this does not mean that females are weak or dumb by any stretch of the term, stay well!

  104. So then why are women oppressed? Seems like life is easier for women.