America adult face dating
In 2015, the Pew Research Center found that 59% of people thought online dating was a good way to meet people, whereas just 44% shared that opinion in 2005.
(For more on these views, see Chapters 1 and 2.) These findings are based on a new Pew Research Center survey conducted Feb.
The median age at first marriage is now 27 for women and 29 for men, up from 20 for women and 23 for men in 1960.
In addition, shifting public attitudes, hard economic times and changing demographic patterns may all be contributing to the rising share of never-married adults.
Richard Smith, 28, started dating Nicole Kendrot, 26, when they both lived in Rochester, N. Shortly after they got together, she accepted a job offer in New York City -- and they've been dating long-distance ever since.
(They visit each other and take trips at least every three weeks - in this picture, they're in San Diego in October 2012.) Long distance relationships never work, the colloquial wisdom goes.
Pew Research Center surveys show that half of Millennials (50%) now describe themselves as political independents and about three-in-ten (29%) say they are not affiliated with any religion.