, I found some interesting online dating stats to share with you all.
Now that online dating is completely mainstream and continuing to grow in popularity, people – including scientists and academics – are starting to quantify who dates online and how.
The stigma is beginning to dissipate as 87 percent of single American males believe that online dating is now socially acceptable, a belief that also 83 percent of female dating site users agreed with.
Furthermore, more men use online dating sites and online dating apps than women.
Alongside gender, household income also introduces some interesting figures on the demographic of online dating users.
Those with a household income of 50,000 to 74,999 USD being the largest share of online dating site users of any other income at 15 percent.
In 2013 it was revealed that 51% of all users are said to be already in a relationship, 39% are really single and 10% are supposedly already married.
Using the results from surveys we conducted and data from statistic brain, we show you the present data.
View the image documenting the statistics to learn current facts about online dating.
Online dating is no longer seen as a last attempt for the desperate and lonely to find their soul mate.
Current online dating site users explained their reasons for using online dating sites or apps with answers that included finding someone for a long term relationship or even marriage (46 percent of respondents) and the chance to meet people who just want to have fun (25 percent).