But just 15% of the 35 million hacked records released in August belonged to women, and it was found that the adulterous dating website had created 70,000 bots to impersonate women and send messages to men on the site.
Meanwhile, a 2015 study of the 91 million people who use location-based digital matchmaking apps, such as Tinder and Hinge, found that 62% of users are men.
Sites that promote casual hook-ups and extra-marital affairs are dominated by men but, when it comes to more serious relationships, women are just as interested in online dating.
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The Inner Circle bills itself as an elite app and screens all applications.
Chief executive David Vermeulen believes this selection process has attracted more women.
There’s a built-in asymmetry which, to my intuition as a psychology, would explain why you get more men than women joining the sites.
But though men dominate online dating overall, a profile of specific dating sites gives a more nuanced picture.