In only four-and-a-half years, Tinder has become one of the most widely-used dating platforms in the world.
But despite 1.6 billion swipes per day and over 20 billion total matches, the app has been unable to escape its reputation of being a sleazy platform for finding casual sex.
Today, nearly half of the public knows someone who uses online dating or who has met a spouse or partner via online dating – and attitudes toward online dating have grown progressively more positive.
General public attitudes towards online dating have become much more positive in recent years, and social networking sites are now playing a prominent role when it comes to navigating and documenting romantic relationships.
Data were compared between the 12 cities from which the largest responses were received: London, Paris, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Sydney, Melbourne, Tokyo and Beijing.
Some results were produced from a global analysis of the data.
The survey was conducted on members on the dating website, Plenty of Fish.
More than one in five women, 22 percent, claimed that they would refuse to date a man who earned less than they do.