When it comes down to it, 64% of people who use online dating sites are looking for someone they have something in common with, and 49% say they are looking for someone with physical characteristics they are attracted to.
A quarter of all Canadians (ages 18-34) have tried online dating and 16% report they have had sex with someone they met online.
For women, online dating statistics show that a woman's desirability online peaks at 21.
One-in-five online daters have asked someone else to help write or review their profile.
Female users are seeking help from friends more so than men are: 30% of female users have asked a friend for help with their profile, whereas only 16% of male users have asked friends to help create their profile.
Plenty Of Fish, a Vancouver, British Columbia based dating website, has 100 million users worldwide alone.
So how are your friends finding relationships while your left dining alone?
Thousands of Canadians are logging on to dating sites to find love and the good news is: there are a lot of single people in Canada.
According to Statistics Canada, there were 14.2 million single Canadians in 2014.
2) Why is paying on the first date such a taboo in Canada? 3) I’m going to make a lot of feminists unhappy with this point – traditional roles of a man and a woman is what we all need to stick to.