Global dating apps market is expected to grow at a formidable rate during the forecast period. Online dating comprises online services that offer a platform on which its members can flirt, chat or fall in love. In contrast to matchmaking services, online dating focuses on casual contacting and easy flirting among its members. The users normally carry out the search on their own. While doing so, they can apply search filters about criteria such as age, location and other attributes.

Increasing proliferation of smartphones and rise in internet penetration are the key factors driving the online dating apps market. Additionally, significant increase in the number of singles globally, especially in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific is expected to spur the growth of market during forecast period. Furthermore, they are quick, convenient and easy to use. Moreover, dating apps take less effort than online dating and even one can limit who contacts them by indicating their interests, thereby further fueling growth in the market.

The global dating apps market is segmented based on preference, age, gender, subscription, company and region. Based on preference, the market can be bifurcated into free and premium version. The free version dominates the market since they have more users as compared to the premium ones. Based on age, the market can be fragmented into 18-25 years, 26-34 years, 35-50 years and above 50 years. The 26-34 years segment is projected to dominate the market since this is the ideal age when people start looking for a partner. Based on gender, the market can be divided into male and female. The male population dominates the market as the females generally hesitate in using such platforms for finding their ideal match. Based on subscription, the market can be categorized into annually, quarterly, monthly and weekly. The quarterly segment is expected to hold a significant market share owing to the lesser costs associated with them.

Regionally, the dating Apps market has been segmented into Asia-Pacific, North America, South America, Europe, and Middle East & Africa. Among these regions, North America region is the fastest growing region in the overall dating apps market.

The major players operating in the dating apps market are Badoo, eHarmony, Inc., Grindr LLC, FTW & Co (Happn), Match Group, Inc. (OkCupid, PlentyOfFish, Tinder, and Match.com), Spark Networks, Inc., The Meet Group, Inc., Zoosk Inc., RSVP.com.au Pty. Ltd., The League and others. Major companies are developing new features in their in order to stay competitive in the market. For instance, in 2018, Badoo, one of the key players in the online dating services market, announced the addition of live video chat feature to its apps that gives its user a chance to talk face-to-face. Hence, adoption of technology is one of the most influential trends in the online dating services market growth.

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years: 2014-2017

Base Year: 2018

Estimated Year: 2019

Forecast Period: 2020–2024

Objective of the Study:

  • To analyze and forecast the market size of global dating apps market.
  • To classify and forecast global dating apps market based on preference, age, gender, subscription, company and regional distribution.
  • To identify drivers and challenges for global dating apps market.
  • To identify and analyze the profile of leading players operating in global dating apps market.


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TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of service providers across the globe. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research could include the players which could not be identified due to the limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analyzed the service providers and presence of all major players across the globe.

TechSci Research calculated the market size of global dating apps market by using a bottom-up approach, wherein data for various end-user segments was recorded and forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from the industry experts and company representatives and externally validated through analyzing historical data of these product types and applications for getting an appropriate, overall market size. Various secondary sources such as company websites, news articles, press releases, company annual reports, investor presentations and financial reports were also studied by TechSci Research.


Key Target Audience:

  • Dating apps service providers
  • Market research and consulting firms
  • Organizations, forums and alliances related to dating apps

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as service providers, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, global dating apps market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • Market, By Preference:
    • Free
    • Premium Version
  • Market, By Age:
    • 18-25 years
    • 26-34 years
    • 35-50 years
    • above 50 years
  • Market, By Gender:
    • Male
    • Female
  • Market, By Subscription:
    • Annually
    • Quarterly
    • Monthly
    • Weekly
  • Market, By Region:
    • North America
      • United States
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • Europe
      • Germany
      • France
      • United Kingdom
      • Italy
      • Spain
      • Russia
    • Asia-Pacific
      • China
      • India 
      • Japan
      • Australia
      • New Zealand
    • Middle East & Africa
      • South Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Egypt
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Colombia

Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in global dating apps market.

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1.    Application Overview

2.    Research Methodology

3.    Executive Summary

4.    Voice of Customer

5.    Global Dating Apps Industry Overview

6.    Global Dating Apps Market Outlook

6.1.  Market Size and Forecast

6.1.1.   By Value

6.2.  Market Share and Forecast

6.2.1.   By Preference (Free, Premium Version)

6.2.2.   By Age (18-25years, 26-34years, 35-50years, above 50 years)

6.2.3.   By Gender (Male, Female)

6.2.4.   By Subscription (Annually, Quarterly, Monthly, Weekly)

6.2.5.   By Company

6.2.6.   By Region

6.3.    Product Market Map

7.    Asia-Pacific Dating Apps Market Outlook

7.1.   Market Size and Forecast

7.1.1.   By Value

7.2.  Market Share & Forecast

7.2.1.   By Preference

7.2.2.   By Age

7.2.3.   By Gender

7.2.4.   By Subscription

7.2.5.   By Country

7.3.  China Dating Apps Market Outlook

7.3.1.   Market Size and Forecast

7.3.1.1.               By Value

7.3.2.   Market Share and Forecast

7.3.2.1.                By Preference

7.3.2.2.                By Subscription                                              

7.4.  Japan Dating Apps Market Outlook

7.4.1.    Market Size and Forecast

7.4.1.1.               By Value

7.4.2.   Market Share and Forecast

7.4.2.1.                By Preference

7.4.2.2.                By Subscription

7.5.   India Dating Apps Market Outlook

7.5.1.    Market Size and Forecast

7.5.1.1.               By Value

7.5.2.   Market Share and Forecast

7.5.2.1.                By Preference

7.5.2.2.                By Subscription

7.6.  Australia Dating Apps Market Outlook

7.6.1.    Market Size and Forecast

7.6.1.1.               By Value

7.6.2.   Market Share and Forecast

7.6.2.1.                By Preference

7.6.2.2.                By Subscription

7.7.  New Zealand Dating Apps Market Outlook

7.7.1.    Market Size and Forecast

7.7.1.1.               By Value

7.7.2.   Market Share and Forecast

7.7.2.1.                By Preference

7.7.2.2.                By Subscription

8.    Europe Dating Apps Market Outlook

8.1.   Market Size and Forecast

8.1.1.   By Value

8.2.  Market Share & Forecast

8.2.1.   By Preference

8.2.2.   By Age

8.2.3.   By Gender

8.2.4.   By Subscription

8.2.5.   By Country

8.3.   United Kingdom Dating Apps Market Outlook

8.3.1.   Market Size and Forecast

8.3.1.1.               By Value

8.3.2.   Market Share and Forecast

8.3.2.1.                By Preference

8.3.2.2.                By Subscription                                              

8.4.  Italy Dating Apps Market Outlook

8.4.1.    Market Size and Forecast

8.4.1.1.               By Value

8.4.2.   Market Share and Forecast

8.4.2.1.                By Preference

8.4.2.2.                By Subscription

8.5.  France Dating Apps Market Outlook

8.5.1.    Market Size and Forecast

8.5.1.1.               By Value

8.5.2.   Market Share and Forecast

8.5.2.1.                By Preference

8.5.2.2.                By Subscription

8.6.  Germany Dating Apps Market Outlook

8.6.1.    Market Size and Forecast

8.6.1.1.               By Value

8.6.2.   Market Share and Forecast

8.6.2.1.                By Preference

8.6.2.2.                By Subscription

8.7.   Russia Dating Apps Market Outlook

8.7.1.    Market Size and Forecast

8.7.1.1.               By Value

8.7.2.   Market Share and Forecast

8.7.2.1.                By Preference

8.7.2.2.                By Subscription

8.8.  Spain Dating Apps Market Outlook

8.8.1.    Market Size and Forecast

8.8.1.1.               By Value

8.8.2.   Market Share and Forecast

8.8.2.1.                By Preference

8.8.2.2.                By Subscription

9.    North America Dating Apps Market Outlook

9.1.   Market Size and Forecast

9.1.1.   By Value

9.2.  Market Share & Forecast

9.2.1.   By Preference

9.2.2.   By Age

9.2.3.   By Gender

9.2.4.   By Subscription

9.2.5.   By Country

9.3.   United States Dating Apps Market Outlook

9.3.1.   Market Size and Forecast

9.3.1.1.               By Value

9.3.2.   Market Share and Forecast

9.3.2.1.                By Preference

9.3.2.2.                By Subscription

9.4.  Canada Dating Apps Market Outlook

9.4.1.   Market Size and Forecast

9.4.1.1.               By Value

9.4.2.   Market Share and Forecast

9.4.2.1.                By Preference

9.4.2.2.                By Subscription

9.5.  Mexico Dating Apps Market Outlook

9.5.1.   Market Size and Forecast

9.5.1.1.               By Value

9.5.2.   Market Share and Forecast

9.5.2.1.                By Preference

9.5.2.2.                By Subscription

10.   South America Dating Apps Market Outlook

10.1.           Market Size and Forecast

10.1.1.                By Value

10.2.          Market Share & Forecast

10.2.1.                By Preference

10.2.2.                By Age

10.2.3.                By Gender

10.2.4.                By Subscription

10.2.5.                By Country

10.3.            Brazil Dating Apps Market Outlook

10.3.1.                Market Size and Forecast

10.3.1.1.            By Value

10.3.2.                Market Share and Forecast

10.3.2.1.             By Preference

10.3.2.2.             By Subscription

10.4.            Argentina Dating Apps Market Outlook

10.4.1.                Market Size and Forecast

10.4.1.1.            By Value

10.4.2.                Market Share and Forecast

10.4.2.1.             By Preference

10.4.2.2.             By Subscription

10.5.          Colombia Dating Apps Market Outlook

10.5.1.                Market Size and Forecast

10.5.1.1.            By Value

10.5.2.                Market Share and Forecast

10.5.2.1.             By Preference

10.5.2.2.             By Subscription

11.  Middle East & Africa Dating Apps Market Outlook

11.1.           Market Size and Forecast

11.1.1.                By Value

11.2.          Market Share & Forecast

11.2.1.                By Preference

11.2.2.                By Age

11.2.3.                By Gender

11.2.4.                By Preference

11.2.5.                By Subscription

11.2.6.                By Country

11.3.           South Africa Dating Apps Market Outlook

11.3.1.                Market Size and Forecast

11.3.1.1.            By Value

11.3.2.                Market Share and Forecast

11.3.2.1.             By Preference

11.3.2.2.             By Subscription

11.4.          Saudi Arabia Dating Apps Market Outlook

11.4.1.                Market Size and Forecast

11.4.1.1.            By Value

11.4.2.                Market Share and Forecast

11.4.2.1.             By Preference

11.4.2.2.             By Subscription

11.5.           UAE Dating Apps Market Outlook

11.5.1.                Market Size and Forecast

11.5.1.1.            By Value

11.5.2.                Market Share and Forecast

11.5.2.1.             By Preference

11.5.2.2.             By Subscription

11.6.          Egypt Dating Apps Market Outlook

11.6.1.                Market Size and Forecast

11.6.1.1.            By Value

11.6.2.                Market Share and Forecast

11.6.2.1.             By Preference

11.6.2.2.             By Subscription

12.  Market Dynamics

12.1.           Drivers

12.2.           Challenges

13.  Market Trends & Developments

14.  Pricing Analysis

15.  Competitive Landscape

15.1.          Competition Benchmarking

15.2.          Company Profiles (Leading companies)

15.2.1.                Badoo

15.2.2.                eHarmony, Inc.

15.2.3.                Grindr LLC

15.2.4.                FTW & Co (Happn)

15.2.5.                Match Group, Inc. (OkCupid, PlentyOfFish, Tinder, and Match.com)

15.2.6.                Spark Networks, Inc.

15.2.7.                The Meet Group, Inc.

15.2.8.                Zoosk Inc.

15.2.9.                RSVP.com.au Pty. Ltd.

15.2.10.              The League

16.   Strategic Recommendations

17.   About us & Disclaimer

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