The Perfect First Date
Listening is Just as Important as Talking on Dates

Helpful Dating Statistics

A survey of 38,912 singles by It's Just Lunch found that :

  • 1 in 8: the chance a women has for a 2nd date if she has not heard from him within 24 hours of their first date.
  • Top conversation killers:  past relationship - 49%, dieting or body image - 21%, politics - 15% and marriage - 15%.
  • 17% - the chance of liking a date set up by a friend.
  • 88% of women find money to be very important in a relationship.
  • Topic ignored on a first date - 60% of women and 64% of men don't talk about politics on a first date.
  • 52% of singles feel they are too busy to meet other singles.
  • 76% of women date men that are at least 5 years older than them, while 80% of men date women that are at least 5 years younger than them.
  • 53% of singles find a great smile the most attractive feature.
  • 43% of singles have Googled someone on the internet before a first date.