Sites like OKCupid, and Tinder, all owned by Inter Active Corp In the past, the study said, we largely relied on real-life social networks to meet our mates — friends of friends, colleagues, and neighbors — meaning we largely dated people like ourselves.
Now, as we open our dating pool to strangers, the pool of potential mates has become more diverse, and the online dating world is “benefitting exponentially,” said dating coach Meredith Golden.
He also suggests they are looking for a mate from a larger and more diverse pool of people, which could increase their chance of success.
data, there is no reason to believe the trend is significantly different in Canada.
This was noted to be a statistically significant difference.
Also see: The very worst place to go on a first date" data-reactid="16"Also see: The very worst place to go on a first date They also discovered that marriages for people who met online reported a mean score of 5.64 for relationship satisfaction, compared with a score of 5.48 for people who met offline.
The difference remained statistically significant even after controlling for variables like year of marriage, sex, age, education, ethnicity, household income, religion and employment status.