It’s another step in the emerging global trend toward the double income family, successful business women and men who respect and admire women for their business acumen.
The one-night stand—exciting, fulfilling, or anxiety provoking?
53% of single people have created a dating profile.
And today, 40% of singles someone they met online, while only 25% met a first date through a friend.
51% say social media has made them feel more self-conscious about their appearance; and 48% say it has made them regret that they did or didn’t do something. Think that giving someone your i Phone password is a sign of budding love? Both men and women agree that more traditional moments signal signs of falling in love including: caring for them when they are sick (87%); attending a family event as a couple (83%); mentioning them to your friends (82%); vacationing together (79%); and mentioning them to your parents (76%). Most singles don’t have a clear understanding of this burgeoning social movement.
Each year, five thousand participants who are not Match clients answer questions that Helen and others at Match choose. You can see more on the Match website links at the end of this post.
While 74% of women say they offer to pay because they don’t want to feel obligated for anything – a hug, kiss or a second date.
Men like dating a feminist: 59% of single men think that feminism “has changed the dating rules for the better,” saying that dating is now safer (55%), more enjoyable (54%), and easier (49%).
Helen Fisher, biological anthropologist and Chief Scientific Advisor to Match.
“Millennials are diligently using technology to find love—and building new dating rules and taboos along the way.