Dating womens communities

by  |  06-Nov-2017 05:01

According to Gary Gates, a UCLA researcher and a leading expert on LGBT demographics, cities known for being LGBT-friendly (New York, Washington, Miami, etc.) have disproportionate numbers of gay men, but not of lesbians.

Consequently, the different-sex dating markets in these cities are worse for women than the overall census numbers imply.

Because the pool of college-educated women is much larger, the unwillingness of college-educated men to consider working-class women as life partners has little statistical effect on their marriage prospects.

But for college-educated women, excluding working-class guys makes their dating math much more challenging.

The imbalance has spilled over into the post-college dating scene.

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