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Next up was the laundromat at (43 percent,) and the gym (43 percent). As for Millennials, living in the supposed "dating apocalypse" they're actually 30 percent more likely than any other generation to want to find a relationship in 2017.
Check out the rest of the survey to learn more about what it's like to be single and dating in 2017, because our lives are a lot more complex then a catchy phrase.
Considering we're meeting so many people online instead of IRL, it makes sense that someone's online behavior holds the most weight. It's a tie between someone's social media posts and their photos.
Next comes their grammar, then their teeth/smile, and next up is their outfit.
While 15 percent of singles say they feel addicted to the process of looking for a date, it's Millennials who are feeling the most obsessed. While last year Pew found that five percent of Americans who are married or in a committed relationship say they met their partner online, 88 percent say they met their spouse offline.
In fact, 125 percent of Gen Y are more likely to say they feel addicted to dating than older generations. But if you're curious about how singles are finding dates, Match found that 40 percent of singles have dated someone they met online, while only 25 percent met a first date through a friend.
While Millennials are actually less interested in sex than Baby Boomers, that doesn't mean they abide by a three-date rule or some other BS about when it's "OK" to sleep with someone.
One in three singles have had sex before a first date and single Millennials are 48 percent more likely to have had sex before a first date than all other generations.
Match theorized that Millennials are using sex to interview someone before committing further energy to dating them (time saver?
Helen Fisher, biological anthropologist and Chief Scientific Advisor to Match said in a press release.
"We’ve captured the great spring forward in gender equality."Here are the major takeaways from the survey: When it comes to making assumptions about potential first dates, what holds the most weight?