Percentage of married people on dating websites
He and fellow researchers present several other notable findings about the rise in online dating.They explain that it is not phone apps, but rather websites accessed via computers, that account for most of the online relationships created in 2017, though that may be changing.The stigma is beginning to dissipate as an increasing amount of Americans believe that online dating is now socially acceptable - currently, almost half of U. online users have met or know someone who has met a romantic partner on a dating website or app.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.
Only 10 percent of male users reported somewhat or very negative experiences, whereas 29 percent of women did so. The most popular dating website in the United States was Match.com, followed by Tinder and Plentyof Fish.
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.