U.S. singles beliefs about online dating 2013, by gender

Beliefs about online dating according to U.S. singles as of September 2013, by gender

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 24, 2014
U.S. singles beliefs about online dating 2013, by gender This statistic presents beliefs about online dating according to singles in the United States. During a September 2013 online survey it was found that 72 percent of survey respondents thought it was it easier to ask someone out online than in person.
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Beliefs about online dating according to U.S. singles as of September 2013, by gender

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MenWomenTotal
Online dating is a great way to meet people77%74%76%
Online dating is socially acceptable87%83%85%
I know people who have met through online dating61%72%67%
People previously viewed online dating negatively76%84%80%
I previously viewed online dating negatively53%63%58%
Online dating is safer than meeting people at a bar51%45%48%
It's easier to ask someone out online than in person73%72%72%
MenWomenTotal
Online dating is a great way to meet people77%74%76%
Online dating is socially acceptable87%83%85%
I know people who have met through online dating61%72%67%
People previously viewed online dating negatively76%84%80%
I previously viewed online dating negatively53%63%58%
Online dating is safer than meeting people at a bar51%45%48%
It's easier to ask someone out online than in person73%72%72%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 24, 2014
This statistic presents beliefs about online dating according to singles in the United States. During a September 2013 online survey it was found that 72 percent of survey respondents thought it was it easier to ask someone out online than in person.
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