Somewhere between one-third and three-quarters of single people with internet access have used it to try and meet someone new.
But, over the years, we’ve heard conflicting stories about how successful it is.
But the most fascinating result of all was that men—not women—who used Tinder had the lowest levels of self-esteem.
That may simply be because so many more men than women use Tinder, the researchers speculate.
When this data was compared with their profiles, it showed that nine out of ten had lied on at least one of the attributes measured, but the lies were only small ones.
The most frequent offender was weight, with daters either adding or shaving off an average of 5%.
People shop, play games, chat and pay bills online; is it any wonder that many are turning to online dating sites to help fulfill their romantic needs as well?