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1. GENERAL REMARKS
The city of Vancouver has a users density of roughly 134* users per square mile (42k users* over a 10 miles radius). Overall, there are 2.3 men to every woman, with 69.8% of the users being males and 30.2% being females.
The average user is 27 years and 6 months old, and uploaded 4.6 pictures on his/her profile. Men (27 years and 10 months) are older than women (26 years and 10 months) and tend to show fewer pictures (4.5) compared to them (4.9).
The predominant age group is 18-25, which accounts for 47.6% of the total number of users, followed by the age group 26-33 with 34.6%. The remaining age groups (34-41 / 42-49 and 50+) make up a mere 17.8% of the user base.
Paying users account for an estimated** 5.7% of the total, with men (7.4%) sharply outnumbering women (0.8%).
2. GENDER SPECIFIC DATA
Gender data shows that 74.8 % of women have written something in their bio, with 53.9% and 15.3% of them publicly displaying their school and job. A further 23.9% had Instagram connected as well.
On the other hand males wrote something in their bio in 78.8% of cases, while 54.8% and 19.2% shared education and profession information on their profile. Male users with Instagram connected were 24.6%.
The most common women’s name is Sarah, followed by Jessica and Emily. Chris tops the chart for men’s names, with Michael coming in second and David closing the top three.
3.GENDER ATTRACTION BY AGE
A superficial analysis of the data showed that a woman in her early 20’s attracts*** roughly 72.5% of the male users in the city. By comparison, a woman in her mid 20’s attracts 77.8% of the males, while a woman in her early 30’s and mid 30’s attract 67.1% and 50.1% of men respectively. As far as the men are concerned, being too young doesn’t seem to help, since a man in his early 20’s will only attract 30.2% of the available women, while males in their mid 20’s and early 30s will rake in 50.3% and 56.1% of the female users; men in their mid 30’s attract 43.1 of the users of the opposite sex.
4.CITY SPECIFIC SCHOOL DATA ANALYSIS
Schools have been aggregated after a city specific study to better reflect reality. The most popular school was Georgia State University with 4.7% of the users. Georgia Tech (4.4%) came second and University of Georgia (2.5%) ranked third. Gender specific data shows the top three schools for men as Georgia Tech (5.2%), Georgia State University (4.4%) and University of Georgia (2.4%), with women indicating Georgia State University as their top choice (5.2%), followed by University of Georgia (2.7%) and finally Georgia Tech (2.6%).
5.CITY SPECIFIC JOB DATA ANALYSIS
The top three companies with the most employees are Delta, AT&T and Deloitte. Looking at job titles, Bartender is the most common, followed by Consultant and Software Engineer.
6. PAID USERS ANALYSIS
The average paid user is 29 years and 5 months old.
7. BIO STATS
The word LOVE features in 3.6% of bios (1.7% of men’s and 8.1% of women’s).
The word MUSIC features in 9.6% of bios (9.7% of men’s and 9.2% of women’s).
The word DRINK features in 4.5% of bios (4.6% of men’s and 4.4% of women’s).
The word LAUGH features in 4.1% of bios (3.3% of men’s and 6.1% of women’s).
The word FOOD features in 7.9% of bios (7.3% of men’s and 9.2% of women’s).
The word TRAVEL features in 11.8% of bios (5.9% of men’s and 26% of women’s).
The SPORTY profiles account for 9.5% of bios (10.1% of men’s and 7.8% of women’s).
The HOOKUPS profiles account for 10.5% of bios (9.2% of men’s and 13.7% of women’s).
The GYM BUNNIES profiles account for 3.4% of bios (3.9% of men’s and 2.3% of women’s).
INSTAGRAM was mentioned directly by 2% of bios (2% of men’s and 2% of women’s).
SNAPCHAT was mentioned directly by 1.5% of bios (1.8% of men’s and 1% of women’s).
FACEBOOK was mentioned directly by 0.4% of bios (0.5% of men’s and 0.4% of women’s).
The Word CAR was mentioned directly by 0.5% of bios (0.6% of men’s and 0.3% of women’s).
MUM AND DAD were mentioned directly by 0.6% of bios (0.2% of men’s and 1.7% of women’s).
The swearword FUCK is mentioned by 1% of profiles (0.4% of men’s and 2.6% of women’s).
GENERAL NOTE: Users referred to in this survey are not the total number of active users in the area, but rather a subset of them with an age filter with a minimum age lower than 51 and a filter age difference (max-min) greater than 3.
* Users active in the last 7 days surveyed during a day in Mid-November
** After a week of inactivity, users are automatically taken out of the deck.
*** Some paying users are inferred indirectly while others are estimated. The percentage shown is very likely the minimum number of paying users present in the city during the survey.