Cross culturally, the predominant feature has been for the men to be dominant and the women to be nurturing.
Women are usually found to do the domestic chores, care for kids, and promoting family emotional harmony.
Some studies have shown that genetic differences have predisposed males toward more aggressive behavior-- (hormones like testosterone and androgens in the male and progesterone and estrogen in the female).
But outside of aggression, other biologically derived differences have not been conclusively discovered.
But even in these countries, men have more power, independence, social respect, and wealth.
The Israeli kibbutzim are supposed to be examples of gender equality, but (: The division of labor based upon sex has survived because it is beneficent and efficient for society.
But life goes on and and I so miss female company so I hope that won't be held against me .