Age group uses dating sites most
5% of Australia’s population had a Tinder profile at that point.During the FIFA World Cup June 2014 in Brazil, the app experienced a 50% increase in downloads and usage in the country. I know, I know, the logistics of dating as a solo parent who’s working to provide for her family can get tough.I’m right there in the trenches online at single parents' dating sites and on apps, looking for love and, mostly, looking to stay out of trouble.The areas of most rapid growth were the youngest adults (ages 18-24) and older Americans in their 50s and 60s. "Definitely the most surprising aspect is the huge jump in online dating use by very young adults, specifically people in their late teens and early 20s," said Aaron Smith, Pew associate director of research."If you look at all the academic literature, it says this is a group that should not need online dating, because they are surrounded by young, available single people," Smith said.Users age 18 to 24 say they have increased their clicking and swiping almost threefold since 2013: from 10 percent to 27 percent.
Thirty-eight percent of Americans who are "single and looking" say they've used an online dating site or mobile dating app, according to a new study.The app is available in over 30 languages now and majority owned by Inter Active Corp (IAC).By March 2014, the app had generated one billion matches, 800m swipes and 10m matches per day, as well as 300 marriage proposals.Even so, only 10 percent of Americans say they've tried online dating.Online dating is most popular among men and women ages 25 to 34.