review site logo
February 08,  2017

Study Shows Online Daters Prefer Partners with Similar Educational Background

By DatingJungle


Choosing partners with similar traits is common in dating - whether online or offline. Individuals often look for partners that closely resemble themselves in terms of age, aesthetics, attractiveness or personality.

This is also the case for educational background, and it is often considered an important aspect of an individual’s 'package'. Moreover, education is perceived as a proxy for future resources by people.
Therefore, it is only natural that they seek partners with a similar level of educational attainment.

However, it has also been noticed that this is less true in certain age brackets. Older women and young males are less particular about the educational attainments of their partners.

 

To read the full article, please go here.

To sign up for our weekly newsletter (with all articles posted during the week), please go here.