In a transient city like New York where your network is your greatest asset, there is an openness, eagerness and even a necessity to meet new people.In Vancouver, you don’t need to network for survival, and it’s easy to stay comfortable in the group of friends you’ve grown up with.Vancouver women are the ‘pickiest’ when it comes to online dating, according to a survey from The dating app looked at more than 40,000 interactions between (heterosexual) men and women and found that Vancouver women are the least likely to reply to a message from a man. Meanwhile, women in Calgary, Edmonton and Toronto were the most likely to reply.Are Vancouver women too picky when it comes to dating?A new survey from an online dating site has ranked Vancouver women as the pickiest in Canada and the least likely to respond to a man’s message online.
Some commenters took the survey as a good excuse to call the women of Vancouver “shallow,” “gold diggers” and “frigid.” “Women here watch too many fairytale movies and expect some perfect guy,” said one comment on Facebook.
Ryan Kelly said in his online dating experiences Vancouver women were pickier than those in other cities.“All the girls said they wanted genuine, well thought out, individual messages sent to them. Simon Lock agreed, “I’m close to giving up entirely,” he wrote.
But Vancouver women defended their picky ways.“Selective is a better word.
Sarah Jones, for example, is a 34-year-old paramedic from North Vancouver who’s just returned from three months in Argentina and Brazil.
A breakup 18 months ago left her raw, she told the . She said she’s not emotionally ready for a partner again.