User experiences with dating websites or apps in the UK 2017 by sexual orientation

This statistic displays the findings of a survey on the experiences that users made via online dating sites or app in the United Kingdom (UK) in June 2017, by sexual orientation. During a survey period, it was found that 52 percent of responding homosexual individuals reported, that they met someone through an online dating site or app. The share of bisexual respondent who stated, that they were either matched or came across the profile of someone they already knew amounted to 42 percent.

Which of these experiences have you made through online dating websites or apps?

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Source

Release date

June 2017

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

9th to 11th of May 2017

Number of respondents

383 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

who use or have used an online dating app or website.

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Multiple answers were possible.

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