Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Dating Services industry has performed well over the past five years as a growing number of consumers turn to the internet looking for love. The proliferation of broadband internet connections and greater legitimacy surrounding online dating has helped the industry outpace the overall economy and capture a rising share of the consumer dollar. In the coming years, the percentage of households with access to the internet is projected to continue rising throughout the period, which will expand the consumer market for online dating services... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Dating Services industry is in the growth phase of its economic life cycle. Indicators of this life cycle stage include increased industry value added, rising revenue, a growing number of companies, increased industry-wide employment and an enhanced level of product development. The rise in demand for industry services is mainly due to changing consumer attitudes. The concept of using internet and matchmaking services has become more widely accepted as a method for forming relationships.
Industry value added, which measures the industry's contribution to GDP, is forecast to increase at an average annual rate of 3.3% between 2011 and 2021. GDP, by contrast, is expected to grow at an annualized rate of 2.2% during the same period... purchase to read more