» Syracuse's best restaurants for a first date According to USA Today, Pew recently found a record number of Americans 25 and older have never been married: 20 percent.
However, more than half of those bachelors and bachelorettes do want to get married.
However, after perusing hundreds of carefully curated profiles, you’ll begin to suspect that not everyone is who they seem to be. We analyzed the FBI’s cybercrime and violent crime rates per capita for each state, as well as the CDC’s reported cases of chlamydia and gonorrhea, which are the most common STDs in America. However, the statistics are disconcerting and should send a clear message to singles everywhere.
(And they aren’t.) So what can you do to ensure your online dating life doesn’t end in disaster? According to our research, some parts of the country are safer than others for online dating. We adjusted this data to account for population, then correlated our stats with various demographic information from Gallup and other sources as noted. Our nation’s capital is not where you want Ok Cupid to find love for you.
On the other hand, men looking for career women may prefer Rochester (67 employed single women for every 100 single men), Albany (65 for every 100), or Syracuse and Buffalo (63 for every 100).
USA Today reports the best large metro areas for young professionals are San Jose, California (114 employed single men for every 100 single women), Denver (101 for every 100) and San Diego (99 for every 100).
Only two cities had more than 90 employed single women for every 100 available men: Racine, Wisconsin; and Lewiston, Maine.
Correlations between political affiliation and religion are usually pretty tight, but they fall apart when we look at the crime and STD rates that determine if a state is safe for online dating. Students may still get sex education in these states because school policy and curriculum is left up to districts to decide rather than mandated by the state. Crime rates and STDs are also closely correlated with prostitution and sex trafficking, and New Mexico’s border towns see unusually high rates of both.
“Since being named chief just over two years ago, I have completely overhauled the police department.
Vermont is overall one of the safest states in the country and the town of Windsor is an accurate depiction of a quaint New England town where our citizens feel safe!
Call Grandma now and make sure she takes down that Tinder profile, stat.
Well, isn’t this depressing: there’s some strong correlation between states with the highest regular church attendance and an increased risk of STDs.