A 2018 survey of 2,000 adults commissioned by TopRatedCasinos.co.uk found that more than half of Brits believe they’re ‘lucky in love’. Here’s a full breakdown of the survey results:
1. Which of the following best describes you?
|Single + no children||16.01|
|Single + I have children||3.19|
|In a relationship + no children||6.73|
|In a relationship + I have children||4.14|
|Cohabiting + no children||5.69|
|Cohabiting + I have children||7.38|
|Married + no children||7.18|
|Married + I have children||41.30|
|Divorced + no children||1.45|
|Divorced + I have children||4.54|
|Widowed + no children||0.45|
|Widowed + I have children||1.95|
2. Do you consider yourself lucky in love?
3. Do you feel you have ever been lucky in love?
|I don’t know||11.62|
4. Do you think you are a lucky person in general?
5. How much do you agree with the following question:
‘Do you think finding true love is down to fate’
|Neither agree nor disagree||33.72|
6. How much do you agree with the following question:
‘Do you think finding true love is down to luck?’
|Neither agree nor disagree||36.06|
7. What do you think is likely to boost someone’s chances of being lucky in love? Please select all that apply.
|Being in the right place at the right time||61.20|
|Getting out there and meeting people||49.38|
|Being prepared to get knocked back a few times||29.53|
|Taking a gamble||22.74|
|Good sense of humour||39.20|
|Good physical appearance||22.79|
|Going out and meeting people with similar interests||31.67|
|Joining a dating service||7.88|
|Going to speed dating events||3.44|
|Not being afraid to say yes||23.34|
|None of the above||1.70|
|Nothing in particular||11.72|
8. How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement:
‘I think you make your own luck in life’
|Neither agree nor disagree||29.98|
9. Do you think there is such a thing as ‘the one’?
|I don’t know||26.18|
10. Do you think you will ever meet ‘the one’?
|I don’t know||22.61|
11. How old were you when you met ‘the one’?
12. How many people did you date before meeting ‘the one’?
|I don’t know||21.97|
|Average excluding don’t know||6.35|
13. Do your relationships tend to last?
|I don’t know||8.88|
|I don’t know/ only been in one relationship||12.17|
14. Do you consider yourself to be a good catch?
15. At what age do you think you were, are or will be luckiest in love?
|I don’t know/ No particular age||32.97|
|Average excluding N/A||29.1|
16. When single, which do you think are the biggest obstacles for meeting someone? Please select all that apply.
|My bad luck||8.68|
|Not being able to meet people with similar interests||18.35|
|Lack of confidence||50.92|
|Not having enough free-time||15.41|
|Being too busy at work||15.01|
|Being a single parent||8.58|
|Not being motivated enough to meet someone||19.95|
|Fear of rejection||32.07|
|Previous relationship breakdowns||16.91|
|I don’t know/ Nothing||20.00|
17. How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement:
‘I am open minded when it comes to love’
|Neither agree nor disagree||31.82|
18. Do you find the dating world intimidating? (i.e dating apps, speed dating, singles nights, match making etc.)
|N/A / I don’t know/ I have never dated||21.55|
19. Do you think there is someone out there for everyone?
|I don’t know||24.69|