Online dating in the us industry market research report
S., with online dating services soaring in popularity since 2001 and representing 70% of the market's value.The Internet has revolutionized this business and has brought affordable and convenient matchmaking to America's 124 million singles, via Match.com, Plenty of Fish, e Harmony, and other popular services. Dating website revenues are expected to grow only moderately this year as the U. market is saturated with 1,500 sites and everyone is chasing the same traffic. Venture capital funding continues, as new start-ups still believe they can make it big.The Dating Services industry has performed well over the five years to 2012.Revenue gains averaged 3.5% per year over the five-year period to reach .0 billion in 2012, with consumers increasingly turning to the internet to meet prospective dates.Services can be provided via phone, internet, magazine and newspaper.The industry also includes companies that organize singles events, such as speed dating. Industry Performance Executive Summary Key External Drivers Current Performance Industry Outlook Industry Life Cycle Products & Markets Supply Chain Products & Services Major Markets Globalization & Trade Business Locations Competitive Landscape Market Share Concentration Key Success Factors Cost Structure Benchmarks Barriers to Entry Major Companies Operating Conditions Capital Intensity Key Statistics Industry Data Annual Change Key Ratios About IBISWorld Inc.
In 2007, the top four companies counted for more than one-third of industry revenue.The study examines: market size/forecasts and segments from 1994 to 2020 Forecast.Separate in-depth chapters cover the markets for: Online Dating (Websites & Apps), Independent Matchmakers, Dating Coaches, Radio Datelines, Phone Chat Lines, Singles Organizations, Speed Dating, and franchises .The nation's 1,600 matchmakers and 400 dating coaches are posting moderate growth, but off-line chains and radio datelines continue to slide.
Speed dating continues to be popular but is a tiny market.
Headquartered in Los Angeles, IBISWorld serves a range of business, professional service and government organizations through more than 10 locations worldwide.