Fully 22% of 18- to 24-year-olds now report using mobile dating apps, a more than fourfold increase from the 5% who reported using dating apps in 2013.
A national survey by Pew Research Center, conducted June 10-July 12, 2015, among 2,001 adults, finds that: This growth has been especially pronounced for two groups who have historically not used online dating at particularly high levels – the youngest adults, as well as those in their late 50s and early 60s.
But never mind, fellas, because here's the best part: None of this complicated crap makes the slightest bit of difference! Sure, they're interested in seeking out intelligent men to have sex with.
And the idea of breeding with brainy guys who will think of creative ways to protect the offspring and carry home food is built into them by natural selection. I've been throwing my life away trying to catalog the entire set of grammatical principles that characterize Standard English, but those days are over.
Online dating is also relatively popular among the college-educated, as well as among urban and suburban residents.
And 38% of Americans who are single and actively looking for a partner have used online dating at one point or another.
magazine published "How to Create the Perfect Online Dating Profile, in 25 Infographics," a large-scale statistical study of which words and phrases correlate with high numbers of responses to online dating ads.