Current online dating and dating services facts statistics
Right” so I’ll just leave it to meeting friends through friends or have the casual run-in. Like I said there’s a mobile app I use and I can casually flip through pictures/ profiles and message them at my leisure.
And if you can’t meet in person, then what’s the point? Personally I find them to be a bit frustrating, as there is no real “buy in” or connection made.
During an January 2019 survey, 49 percent of dating app users stated that they were using online dating services to look for an exclusive romantic relationship.
A further 20 percent used online dating for non-exclusive romantic partners and 23 percent of respondents stated that that they used online dating apps and services explicitly for sexual encounters.
In 2018, online dating revenue in the United States amounted to 555 million U. In comparison, Tinder had a 34.5 percent daily usage rate and Bumble had a 29.2 percent daily access rate.
Bumble is a dating app founded by former co-founder of Tinder, Whitney Wolfe, and is marketed as a feminist dating app where users have options of searching for romantic matches or, in "BFF mode", friends.