Around 42% of women reported feeling uncomfortable with unwanted contact via a dating site compared to 17% of men.
When you're signing up for a dating site, you want to put your best foot forward and sometimes that means bending the truth.
Despite the fact that online dating is fraught with certain dangers, it hasn't deterred people from logging in.
Being approached by someone in person who won't take no for an answer is certainly frustrating.
And it doesn't get any easier when it's happening virtually, especially among females.
One in five young adults aged 25 to 34 have used online dating versus just 9% of seniors aged 55 and up.
If you're venturing into the world of online dating for the first time, you've got an overwhelming number of sites to choose from.