Author: Liz Bagot // National Today Publicist | Date: 14 February 2017
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>> 14% of Americans are single and loving it.
To conduct the NationalToday.com Valentine's Day Survey, the pollsters at National Today [www.nationaltoday.com] asked 1,000 Americans to dish on the most romantic day of the year.
*** NATIONALTODAY.COM VALENTINE'S DAY SURVEY ***
(survey of 1,000 Americans, conducted Jan. 29, 2017)
>> TOP 5 MOST POPULAR VALENTINE'S DAY DATES
#1: Dinner and a movie (53%)
#2: A beautiful walk outdoors (43%)
#3: Fancy dinner for two (41%)
#4: Netflix and "chill" (33%)
#5: Couple's massage (27%)
>> TOP 5 MOST INTERESTING INSIGHTS ABOUT VALENTINE'S DAY
#1: I would rather receive diamonds than chocolate on Valentine's Day (19%)
#2: I'm single and loving it (14%)
#3: I buy candy or flowers for myself on Valentine's Day (13%)
#4: I have proposed or been proposed to (or expect to) on Valentine's Day (11%)
#5: I'm going on a Tinder date on Valentine's Day (5%)
>> WOMEN ENJOY THE SINGLE LIFE MORE THAN MEN DO
Only 9% of women are single and actively searching for a boyfriend, compared to 20% of men who say they are single and want a girlfriend.
>> 1 IN 4 SINGLE WOMEN PREFER A DATE WITH THEIR DOG OVER A MAN
23% of single women would rather spend Valentine's Day with their pet than their romantic partner. Only 7% of single men say the same.
>> HALF OF AMERICANS TREAT THEIR PETS ON VALENTINE'S DAY
49% of Americans show their pet love on Valentine's Day by giving them a special treat. 12% of Americans include their pet in their Valentine's Day activities.
>> SOURCE: NationalToday.com Valentine's