It seems that simple things are becoming more complicated as technology expands. One of those simple concepts is dating. Dating use to be simple; the guy would call the girl and they would set up a date where they would meet for dinner, drinks and then leave in the hopes of having another date. This isn’t what happens anymore. If you’re confused, these facts may help you make some sense out of dating today
The number one turn off for dating is poor hygiene. This was across the board for men and women studied in the United States. For women, it was bad if the guy had poor hygiene, was an excessive drinker or smoker and unemployed. For guys, it was bad if the woman had poor hygiene, was overweight or smoked.
70% of all people dating stated they were confused with what constituted a date.
The first date is usually set up by text…more than 80% of those surveyed said they preferred to be asked out via phone.
The number one most attractive personality characteristic is humor. More than 90% of daters ranked humor as very important.
Most daters who marry do so between the ages of 26 to 30 years of age.
Over 65% of all daters move in with someone before marriage.
Yes, dating is complicated, but when the lines look very blurred, take comfort in knowing you aren’t alone in your confusion.