U.S. users who have met someone in person via online dating 2018, by age

Users who have met someone in person through a dating app or service in the United States as of January 2018, by age group

U.S. users who have met someone in person via online dating 2018, by age This statistic presents the share of U.S. online dating users who have ever met someone in person that they met through a dating app or service, sorted by age group. During the January 2018 survey period, 28 percent of respondents aged 18 to 29 years stated that they had met a somebody for one or more dates through online dating services.
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Users who have met someone in person through a dating app or service in the United States as of January 2018, by age group

18-29 years30-44 years45-54 years55-64 years
Yes, a long-term romantic partner17%27%22%27%
Yes, for one or more dates28%33%35%29%
Yes, a platonic relationship15%9%3%7%
Yes, for a hookup19%14%10%11%
Yes, other (please specify)2%2%2%2%
No20%15%28%23%
18-29 years30-44 years45-54 years55-64 years
Yes, a long-term romantic partner17%27%22%27%
Yes, for one or more dates28%33%35%29%
Yes, a platonic relationship15%9%3%7%
Yes, for a hookup19%14%10%11%
Yes, other (please specify)2%2%2%2%
No20%15%28%23%
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This statistic presents the share of U.S. online dating users who have ever met someone in person that they met through a dating app or service, sorted by age group. During the January 2018 survey period, 28 percent of respondents aged 18 to 29 years stated that they had met a somebody for one or more dates through online dating services.
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Release date
February 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
January 18 to 20, 2018
Number of respondents
644 respondents
Age group
18 years and older
Special properties
internet users who have used a dating app / service
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
Original question: Have you ever met someone in person that you met through a dating app or service? (Among those who have used a dating app/service)
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