50pc people will find love through online dating sites within 20 years

London, Jan. 24: While it is a fact that regardless of genre or orientation, more and more people are using online dating, a new study has revealed that more than half of all couples will meet online within 20 years.

The research by online dating site eHarmony suggested that by the year 2031 one in two relationships will start over the internet, and by 2040, seven in 10 will meet through online communication, the Daily Express reported.

The dating site also predicted that the boom will contribute more than 256million pounds of consumer spending by 2030, which will be a rise of 81 percent compared to present time. (ANI)