London - The perfect man used to be a dab hand at DIY and would act as the family breadwinner.
But in the 21st Century, it is more important for him to be a feminist who is able to talk openly about his feelings, according to a survey.
Old ideas of what makes a man "accomplished" have been cast aside in favour of new attributes such as being able to cook and understanding technology.
But some things never change, and being well-groomed, well-mannered and confident are still seen as positive traits.
David Attenborough topped the table as the most accomplished man in modern society, with Barack Obama and thoroughly modern parent Prince Harry following closely behind.