Few Americans had online dating experience when Pew Research Center first polled on the activity in 2005, but today 15% of U. adults report they have used online dating sites or mobile dating apps.
Here are five facts about online dating: Online dating has lost much of its stigma, and a majority of Americans now say online dating is a good way to meet people.
While statistics can be spun to make almost anything look good, I've tried to report just the basic facts.
The data has been gathered from such sources as blogs, online newspaper and magazine articles, company financial statements, company advertising information packages, the actual dating site website, and multiple website measurement services.
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Digital technology and smartphones in particular have transformed many aspects of our society, including how people seek out and establish romantic relationships.
I've decided to organize the statistics and facts into two main areas.
The second are will be for actual dating services and be divided accordingly.This is an ongoing project that I plan to add to regularly.