As for you, while it can be tough to decide if you're "average" or have "a few extra pounds," you have more to lose by leaving this section blank than by choosing whatever you think is closest.
But resist the slender option if it's not your shape. Age Nearly one-third of men in the Beautiful study admitted to lying about their age, compared to just 17% of women.
Rather than be dishonest, skip over the weight question, recommends Ettin, who points out that people carry their pounds differently.
Instead, Ettin suggests truthfully answering the body type question, which most sites ask with a dropdown menu of limited options like "slender" and "stocky."3.
He told AFP he agreed with the proportions found in the PNAS study.
Physique If it seems like the majority of men on dating sites describe themselves as "athletic and toned," your eyes aren't fooling you—though the guys may be hoping that description will.
Photos and activities are better gauges of how in shape your fellow onlie dater is (although as you'll soon see, be careful there as well).
Among couples who were still married during the survey, those who met online reported higher marital satisfaction -- an average score of 5.64 on a satisfaction survey -- than those who met offline and averaged 5.48.
The lowest satisfaction rates were reported by people who met through family, work, bars/clubs or blind dates.