Those who have actually used the services are more confident; 43% think that the activity involves risk, while 52% do not see the activity as dangerous.
At the same time, most internet users believe online dating is dangerous because it puts personal information online and they also think that many online daters lie about their marital status.
Most internet users (66%) agree with the statement that online dating is a dangerous activity because it puts personal information on the internet. Female internet users, older users, and those who have lower levels of income or education are among the most wary of these risks.
This report details how teens are using technology and the internet to shape and mold their romantic relationships.
This essay features teens voices as they describe their experience navigating dating in the digital age.
A great diversity of online dating services currently exists.