The most nerve-racking thing about dating is the first date. You never know if the person your with is truly into or not.
A few surveys about dating and statics are listed below. Some I bet you have done or experienced. I can personally say I have experienced them all at one point in my life.
Here are the 10 facts below:
71% of people surveyed at topdatingtips.com said they believe in love at first site.
Only 24% of people (also surveyed at topdatingtips.com) said that they trust someone they’re out on a first date with!
A survey of 38,912 singles conducted by It’s Just Lunch found that the chances of a second date happening when a guy hasn’t got in touch in the first 24 hours is as low as 1 in 8.
“8 out of 10 women think that the first kiss will tell them everything they need to know about a relationship” – Hitch (okay, this one you may have heard before!)
43% of singles have Googled someone on the internet before a first date.
Had a first date set up by a friend? There is only a 17% chance of a second.
“Men will decide within 15 minutes of a date whether a second date is on the cards. Women are a little more patient, often taking up to 1 hour to assess any potential chemistry.” – Matt Fuller
42% of people say that they’ve had a one night stand and regretted it the next day.
The number one conversation killer on a first date is past relationships (49%), with dieting or body image coming in at number two.
“51% percent of single people surveyed said that flattery is the best way to attract someone. According to Are You Normal About Sex, Love, and Relationships? 25% also say to use touching as a way to flirt is very effective, and a surprising 23% say that the best way to let someone know you’re interested in them is the old schoolyard method of passing word through a friend.” – Will Irvin