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24-Jan-2017 07:57

Only 16% of single Americans say they are hunting for a partner.

That group represents 7% of the entire adult population.

Asked how many dates they had been on in the past three months, singles who said they were in the dating market reported the following: The subpopulation of dating singles in our survey sample is too small to produce highly reliable demographic breakdowns on this dating question.

But in our modest sample, urban residents were more likely to be active daters than were suburbanites or rural residents.

Perhaps not surprisingly, finding suitable partners is easier in urban areas than in suburban areas, and far easier than in rural areas.

As shown in the table, 57% of city dwellers who are looking for dates say there is plenty of dating potential in their communities compared with 38% of date-seeking suburbanites and only 21% of date seekers residing in rural settings.

Still, bars remain a relatively popular place for long-term relationships to begin.

Yet even among the youngest adults, the zest for romance is somewhat muted: 38% of singles ages 18-29 say they are not currently looking for a romantic partner, compared to 22% in that age cohort who are looking for partners. Most relationship-seeking singles say it is difficult to meet people in their towns.Most young singles in America do not describe themselves as actively looking for romantic partners.