About Singles in America Singles in America (SIA) was funded by Match and conducted by Research Now in association with renowned anthropologist Dr. The 2015 study is based on the attitudes and behaviors taken from a representative sample of 5,504 U. singles between the ages of 18 to 70 , and remains the most comprehensive annual survey of single Americans. Singlesin About Match Founded in 1995, Match was the original dating website and pioneer of the online dating industry.
Today, more than 20 years later, Match operates leading subscription-based online dating sites in 25 countries, eight languages and five continents and is responsible for more dates, relationships and marriages than any other website.
/PRNewswire/ -- Match, the world's largest relationship company, today released findings from its sixth annual Singles in America study – the most comprehensive national study of American singles, based on the U. "With this cogent 2015 survey of single Americans, we are uncovering more and more of the shrouded attitudes and behaviors of this massive population," says Dr.
This 2015 survey captures a vast array of data on this influential group: diverse, active and pace-setting American singles -- including how best to get to the second date, their political views and sexual appetites, and their definition of an "ex." What does a Republican expect on a first date? In this election year, the study also reveals the significant, yet subtle similarities and differences between single Republicans and Democrats—how they court, seek sex, love and commitment and their views on today's hot-button issues.
This meticulous annual scientific study continues to reveal the pulse of the single's psyche..our basic human nature." Key takeaways from this year's study include: POLITICS, SEX & DATING Comparing the dating habits and sexual preferences of Republicans and Democrats Passion and Politics: Individuals who are passionate about political issues (regardless of their affiliation) have better sex, with 13% more orgasms; they are also 32% more likely to experience multiple orgasms. THE SINGLE VOTE Singles make up more than 1/3 of the U. Morals & Values: Few singles are willing to vote for a politician who has: been caught in a lie (7%), committed a crime (12%), or had an affair (26%).And Saturday is the best day of the week for a date (39%).Additionally, 50% of men and 36% of women agree that a man should pay on the first date.However, if you want to lock in a second date, order a cocktail (and skip the wine or beer), as this will increase your second-date chances by 137%.Additionally, 50% of men and women think only kissing is appropriate on a 'good' first date, while 44% say that a kiss is inappropriate no matter what the circumstances.