Percentage of married people on dating sites
That kind of connection rate would shatter Hall of Fame records, at least in baseball.But the responses from the more active group suggest they’re highly frustrated.
A whopping 44 percent of respondents who tried online dating said the experience led to a serious long-term relationship or marriage.
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It’s easy to put yourself out there—and to connect with someone who shares your values and interests—when they’re just a swipe away.
Findings, published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, put the percentage of married couples that now meet online at almost 35% -- which gives what may be the first broad look at the overall percentage of new marriages that result from meeting online.
About 45% of couples met on dating sites; the rest met on online social networks, chat rooms, instant messaging or other online forums.