Did you know that a woman’s happiness in a relationship is a key indicator of how successful the relationship is?
According to a 2014 study at Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences, overall quality of the marriage was greater when the woman was content with the relationship, whereas the happiness of the man did not affect the marital quality. This supports the idea that a woman happy with her relationship is more willing to put more effort into loving her spouse than a woman unhappy in her marriage.
Find out more fun facts about dating and relationships below:
1. It usually takes between six to eight dates before a couple is willing to enter into an exclusive relationship.
2. The most common time for breakups is after about 3 to 5 months of dating.
3. One in three teenagers have experienced violence in a dating relationship.
4. At least 10% of new accounts on free dating sites are created by scammers.
5. Ninety-two percent of single parents would rather date other single parents.
6. Lots of people are looking for love! The online dating industry generates $1.8 billion per year.
7. Studies show that 4 out of 10 workplace dating relationships result in marriage.
8. When it comes to online dating fears, women are afraid of meeting a serial killer, while men are afraid of meeting someone “fat.”
9. Studies show that the best places to flirt are at schools, colleges, coffee shops, and malls because people are more open to the idea of meeting others in such places. The worst locations are restaurants and movie theaters.
10. Surprisingly, nearly 40% of men do not feel confident meeting a woman for the first time.
11. Saying your date’s name at least twice in the conversation is a good way to draw in your date because it shows attentiveness.
12. The top ten turn-offs for women include:
- cystic acne
- raggedy nails
- flatulence and belching
- missing teeth
- body odor
- bad breath
- hairy nostrils
- man boobs
- “goofy” glasses
- hair “mistakes”
13. YouTube began as a dating site.
14. $1.8 billion per year is generated by the online dating industry.
15. 40% of men do not feel confident meeting a woman for the first time.
16. Red is the most attractive color.