Annual Singles Dating Survey 2018 by Lunch Actually

Lunch Actually (LA) 💜 ~~ The Asia🌎’s 1️⃣st & leading premier lunch 🍴🍽 dating 💑💏 company has recently released the findings 📈📊📑 compiled from its Annual Singles 👭👬Dating 💑💏 Survey 2018 📌📋✅ in conjuction with the 11.11 Singles 👭👬 ‘ Day celebration 🎉🎊

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 was exclusively invited to attend this private media meet 📩📧💌

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This survey📌📋✅ was conducted with 1.3k++ respondents 👫👭👬 aka singles living in Singapore 🇸🇬 , Malaysia 🇲🇾 , Hong Kong 🇭🇰 , Indonesia 🇮🇩 & Thailand 🇹🇭 The respondents👭👬👭👬’ gender ratio of 45% males 👬 vs 55% females 👭 in the age groups between 26 to 45 years old 😃

“Recently, the trend of slow 📉 dating 💑💏 has emerged among singles 👭👬 where they no longer prefer having unlimited options when it comes to their potential matches. They are starting to prioritise quality over quantity.” Ms. Violet Lim 👩🏻‍💼 , CEO & Co-Founder of LA 💜😀

“Our past surveys📌📋✅, as recent as last year, showed that singles 👭👬👭👬 are definitely more receptive in finding suitable partners 👫 through online dating 👩🏻‍💻👨🏻‍💻💑💏However, we are curious 🤔 to know how singles 👭👬 truly perceive online dating 👩🏻‍💻👨🏻‍💻 💑💏 in 2018, with more & more ⬆️ online dating 👩🏻‍💻👨🏻‍💻💑💏 platforms being made available in the market,” She 👩🏻‍💼 has added

https://plus.google.com/+SiennyLovesDrawing/posts/KLCr34YzkZF

Guess what❓⁉️

It has captured some interesting data 📈📊📑 on shifting perception of online dating👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏 , attitudes & trends around online dating👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏, dating goals & preferences in this digital of technology & social media 😉

~~ 💕 Singles 👭👬 ’ Perception, Behaviors & Trends Revealed 💕 ~~

Hmm…What’s the singles 👭👬👭👬 ‘ dating 💑💏 goals observed❓⁉️

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Hmm…Still curious 🤔 about the data 📈📊📑 compiled❓⁉️

Let’s sharing some of the key takeaways 📌📌 that SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has gathered from her attendance✅

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Singles👭👬’ Online Dating 👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏 Perception

A quick summary recorded,

  • 74% of singles 👭👬 believing that online dating 👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏 is the cause of today’s hook-up culture
  • 46% 👬👭 believes that online dating 👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏 has killed ❌ committed relationship
  • 95% of singles 👭👬 still want to be in a committed relationship
  • 92% 👭👬 are looking to get married

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75% of singles 👭👬 with online dating 👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏 are indeed looking for a true relationship, although more than half of them admitted that their online dating👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏 experience has been -ve😟😔, especially for singles 👭👬 in Singapore 🇸🇬 i.e. 69% for females👭 & 61% males👬

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Hmm…How about for those who have not ❌ even started with online dating👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏❓⁉️

The top👆🏻reasons for not ❌ using online dating👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏are,

  • 61% are worried 😧 about meeting scammers
  • 37% are having heard👂🏻a lot of bad 👎🏻 experiences from other people

Across all genders & countries , 70% of singles👭👬 have used online dating 👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏 with 61% of them still highly prefer to meet potential partners 👫👫 through organic introductions either in public places or recommendations from friends 👫👬👭 etc.

Dating Behaviour via Online Dating👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏

Overall, 18% of singles 👭👬 spend time to create a good 👍🏻 profile on dating apps 💑💏📲

However, 60% admitted to read 📖 other dating 💑💏 profiles in details, to decide 🤔 whether they are interested ✅

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Guess what❓⁉️

Only 6% Hong Kong ladies 🇭🇰👭👭 will spend time to create a good 👍🏻 profile vs 69% of them only read 📖 the profiles of the men 👬👬 in details

40% of Singaporean females 🇸🇬👭👭 do not text 📳 1️⃣st vs 34% for Malaysian females🇲🇾👭👭 64% of Hong Kong females🇭🇰👭👭, on the other hand, take initiative & would text 📳 their matches 👬👬 1️⃣st if they like 😍 what they see 💑💏📲

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Dating 💑💏 Preferences

When it comes to online dating👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏, women 👭👭 are as likely as men 👬👬 to focus on physical 👀👁👁 attraction 😍

This survey 📌📋✅ has shown that ladies 👭👭 choose physical appearance (height, body type, teeth, skin color) as the most important criteria when they decide whether to meet their match offline 👫

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While texting 📳 etiquette is more important for ladies👭👭, men👬👬 are more focused on the dating💑💏profiles of the ladies👭👭

However, an exception can be seen in Malaysian singles 🇲🇾👭👬 who do not rank physical appearance as the most important criteria. On the opposite spectrum, 45% of single men 👬👬 in Hong Kong 🇭🇰 place this as the most important

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Most important for female (across all),

  • 23% Physical appearance (height, body type, teeth, skin color etc.)
  • 22% Texting 📳 etiquette
  • 20% Religion

Most important for male (across all):

  • 24% Physical appearance (height, body type, teeth, skin color etc.)
  • 21% The ladies👭👭’ description of themselves in their dating 💑💏 profile
  • 18% Race

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However, once you get past the online dating 👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏 funnel & you meet in real life for the 1️⃣st time, the top 3️⃣ turn-offs are not about how you look at all. These are the top 3️⃣ turn-offs 🙃 when it comes to 1️⃣st dates: Their manner (how they treat you & the service staff) (67%), being -ve (50%) & lack of interest (48%). These are the same results for both men 👬👬 & women👭👭, across all countries🌏

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66% of singles 👭👬 is open to dating people from another race. However, the exception to this is Malaysian female 🇲🇾👭👭 with 53.66% of them saying no ❌ to dating people from another race as compared to Singaporean female 🇸🇬👭👭 (42% says no) & Hong Kong Female 🇭🇰👭👭(37% says no)

Most open to interracial dating are Indonesian females (94%) 🇮🇩 👭👭, Thailand females (91%) 🇹🇭👭👭 & Thailand men (86%) 🇹🇭👬👬

Overall, more female (34%) 👭👭 believe in going Dutch on the 1️⃣st date as compared to male (25%) 👬👬 Noteworthy result comes from Hong Kong 🇭🇰 , where higher statistics were observed with 41% of males 👬👬 & 45% of females 👭👭 prefer to go Dutch on the 1️⃣st date. Thailand men 🇹🇭👬👬 are the most ‘gentleman’ with the highest percentage (61%) who believe they should pay 💰 on the 1st date

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Future Trends Of Dating 💑💏

Some singles 👬👭 are more comfortable with their single 👬👭 status – despite majority wanting to get married 🤵🏻👰🏻 & be in a committed relationship, 20% of them are not actively looking for a partner & 29% of those who are not actively seeking have cited that they like being single 👬👭 to embracing their freedom (29%). This is especially true for Singaporean females 🇸🇬 👭👭 where 49% of those not actively looking for a partner as they enjoy being single 👭👬

With the shift of online dating 👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏 perception from the swiping culture to slow dating, it’s not surprising that more singles 👭👬 highly prefer a more organic way of meeting potential partners through organic introductions e.g. meeting in public places/ recommendations from friends 😃

1️⃣ of the key reasons why singles 👭👬 like using online dating 👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻💑💏 is because it’s easy & comfortable to use & it’s free 🆓 & requires no commitment. Based on the survey results 📈📊📑, many singles 👭👬 are actively looking & swiping online. Interestingly, they are not interested in investing much time/ effort in preparing their profile but they expect others to as many of them spend time reading 📖 the profiles,” Ms. Violet shared 👩🏻‍💼

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A comfy & nice catch up at this event 👭👭👩🏻‍💼

It was a privilege to have an interview 🗣👤 with Ms Violet 👩🏻‍💼 & requested her to share some dating tips, do enjoy a short clip 📹🎥 captured by SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 for sharing here

LA 💜 helps singles 👭👬 meet compatible & like-minded singles 👭👬 through pre-screened, pre-matched & pre-arranged 1️⃣-to-1️⃣ dates, to achieve their goal of 1️⃣ million happy 😃 marriages 👰🏻🤵🏻

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