Rates of single-person households – the majority of which, researchers believe, are occupied by a person not in a relationship – have risen sharply since the 1970s.
In fact, a recent survey by Survata found that Christian Mingle is responsible for more Christian marriages than several other top dating sites.
Middle-aged Americans, 55 to 64, are now twice as likely to try looking for someone online since 2013.
The technology also gained some users among 45-to-54-year-olds.
It's as if some online daters are not hoping to have a romantic evening but rather are preparing to do battle by jousting with their noses. Do they really think that when they finally encounter their date in person, that it won't be immediately obvious that they are two cup sizes smaller, two inches shorter and 20 pounds heavier than they claimed online?
Women lie more than men by nearly 10 percentage points! Perhaps they assume their personalities will magically make up for the fact they do not look anything like the picture that was posted online. Although fewer men lie than women, their top lie is about having a job that is better than the one they've actually got.