Our two largest cities also have a significant gender imbalance.
In fact from what we’re seeing in places like Canterbury it’s the opposite, guys there are experiencing a female drought,” says Daniel.The Bay of Plenty is the region closest to gender parity with 51 per cent of users being male and 49 per cent female while Canterbury and Timaru/Oamaru have the greatest disparity with 58 per cent of users being male.12 August 2015It’s raining men on Find Someone during ‘man drought’Despite a number of reports pointing to a ‘man drought’ around the country New Zealand’s premium online dating site, Find Someone, is not seeing any signs that women need to worry about a lack of potential partners.In fact head of Find Someone, Daniel Bridges, says that in every region they monitor except the Chatham Islands there are a higher percentage of men using the site than women.“The term ‘man drought’ sounds interesting and certainly captures attention but we’re not seeing any evidence of it onsite.Trade Me is New Zealand’s largest online auction site and has one of the largest and most active online communities with 50,000 registered members.
Find Someone a New Zealand-owned dating website, recently registered its 3,500th member and, with over 2 million page views each month, now rates within the top 30 trafficked sites in New Zealand.“We are registering up to 500 new members each week”, says 27-year-old Find Someone founder, Nigel Stanford.More Ockhams: Pip Adam Wins Premier Book Award A novel which judges say ‘will bring readers back from the dead’ has won the 2018 ,000 Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize in the country’s premier book awards.More Voyager Award Winner: “Sempy’s Xmas”Congratulations to Kent Blechynden, who won a Voyager Media Award for this photo essay, published on Scoop in December.We equip them with the right advice and tips to help them do just that.”ENDS Scoop readers - Donate and help us create quality, independent news & journalism that is freely available to the public.Become a Supporter Professionals - 'At work' users of Scoop need a Scoop Pro licence.Connecting Singles is a 100% free Northland dating service, with all features free and no surprises. Are you tired of the Northland bar & club scene, coming home to an empty house, lonely tables-for-one at those romantic Northland restaurants, disastrous blind dates set up by your matchmaking friends, Northland local singles groups, singles events and meetings with no results??