Dating girls in israel
It drops to 35% between the ages of 40-44, and to 31% for the 45-49 age bracket.
As late as 1980, the Central Bureau of Statistics didn’t even list “divorced” as a category for family status; offering only “single” or “not single.” This drives home the fact that at that time, divorce was still on the margins.
Ronen says that “seekers” who are put off by the blatant dating clubs and sites use other, more subtle activities to meet partners.
“Meditation classes, Yoga, Kabbalah studies, Tantra courses; it’s a meat market,” Ronen says.
“We used to meet in each other’s apartment in our leisure time.
And now, so many singles don’t have the right place and they don’t want to host someone in their apartment -- why should they?
The latest figures from the Central Bureau of Statistics show that 35% of Israeli women between the ages of 35-49 are “seeking.” For men, 42% between the ages of 35-39 are in this category.
Zahavi-London, who manages a dating service, maintains that modernization, pluralism and the rise in the standard of living can actually increase misery.
“Perhaps it is temporary misery – a transition stage on the way to a society with new game rules.”According to the statistics, in 1971 the chance of a 35-year-old woman in Israel being unmarried was 1 in 40.
“Dating sites have taken the place of the matchmaker with one exception,” Zahavi-London tells The Media Line.
“In the past it was uncomfortable to admit one needed the services of a matchmaker and it was usually done clandestinely.
“One for them is our very inefficient public transportation network which makes it harder to meet up.