According to new data from SinglesNear.Me, a dating site focused on connecting people locally, reveals that West Yorkshire to be the fourth best region in UK to find a date this year.
Of the UK members registered on the site, the highest number of date-seekers live in London, with West Midlands, and Greater Manchester taking second and third place on the dating leaderboard.
Andy Hammonds, founder and CEO of SinglesNear.Me comments, “It’s no surprise that the amount of members we receive increases dramatically after Christmas and New Year. We see a massive 40% rise in members in January and February as lonely singles search for love after the family focussed period. It appears that single people have made resolutions to find love this spring.”
With a third of couples now meeting online, the data shows that location really is everything when it comes to finding love on the internet.
Top 10 areas in the UK to find a date are*:
2. West Midlands
3. Greater Manchester
4. West Yorkshire
10. South Yorkshire
*% of members in each area in relation to the total number of UK members