Online Dating: Survey Reveals Key Issues For Post 50s

Two-Thirds Of Singles Over 55 Won't Date Someone With This Issue: Survey
Romantic boomer couple on a pier
Romantic boomer couple on a pier

High blood pressure? Might want to avoid discussing it with potential partners you meet online. Some 64 percent of singles over age 55 say they would not date someone with health problems, according to a new survey of 2,200 adults by, the online dating site for 50+ singles.

The survey looked at where singles are willing to compromise in the search for Mr. or Mrs. Right. For instance, post 50s can relax when it comes to the all-important profile photo: 68 percent of adults age 55 and older would be willing to date someone they felt was less attractive, versus 59 percent of adults ages 18 to 34.

Boomers are also much more likely to play the field: 65 percent of people 55 or older said dating more than one person at the same time was fine, compared with just 41 percent of people 18 to 34.

Check out the slideshow below for other areas where people age 55 and older are more open-minded, and where they draw the lines in the dating sand, according to the survey.

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Survey On Post 50s Dating Issues

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