Dating statistics canada
Fortunately, in this digital age of ours, finding love is easier than ever. Luckily, there are hundreds of sites and apps to choose from – it's just a matter of what feels right to you.JAWS users report that Plenty of Fish works well with screen readers and it's also free, so that might be a good place to start. Now it's time to take the big step and meet them for a first date. According to Statistics Canada, there are more than 14.5 million single Canadians out there, playing the dating game.That number far exceeded the ratio for young Gen-Xers at 125 per cent or that of young baby boomers (those born between 19) at 80 per cent.Surprisingly, despite prolonged periods of home price inflation, Statistics Canada determined that millennials have entered the housing market at nearly the same pace as previous generations.
As part of a longer series examining debt and wealth of young Canadian households, the statistics agency conducted a study to compare the economic well-being of millennials aged 25 to 34 with Gen-Xers’ when they were that age.
( There are even sites geared specifically to the over-50 crowd, including Our Time.com, Senior People Meet.com, Senior and The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) has a dating site, and it was launched, according to AARP’s Director, Nora Duncan, “to help provide a safe place for seniors to meet.
AARP conducted a survey in 2012, of 1,000 adults over the age of 50 — some of whom used online dating sites and some of whom didn’t.
Researchers found that 6 percent of those 55 to 64, and 3 percent of those 65 and older, used online dating sites.
Of those who tried online dating: Digital technology has transformed many aspects of our society, including how people seek out and establish romantic relationships.
The results of this study are presented in 2016 current dollars and have been adjusted for inflation by Statistics Canada.