U.S. online dating website and app usage motivations 2019, by gender

This statistic presents the leading reasons for users in the United States to use online dating websites or apps as of January 2019, sorted by gender. According to the findings, 26 percent of male respondents reported that they used a dating website or app to find a non-exclusive romantic partner, while in comparison only 11 percent of female respondents stated the same.

Most popular reasons for users in the United States to use online dating websites or apps as of January 2019, by gender

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Source

Release date

February 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

January 29 to 30, 2019

Number of respondents

383 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

all U.S. adults who have used a dating website/app

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Question: "Which, if any, of the following describe reasons why you use or have used dating websites/apps? Please select all that apply."

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