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16% View Online Dating Sites Favorably

Few Americans have a favorable opinion of online dating services like eHarmony or match.com.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that just nine percent (9%) say they’ve used an online dating service. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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The survey of 1,000 American Adults nationwide was conducted on October 28-29, 2012 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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The survey of 1,000 American Adults nationwide was conducted on October 28-29, 2012 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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