Online dating market to grow 19.4% in 2004

Growth rates for the established players in online dating market are slowing rapidly. The U.

Growth rates for the established players in online dating market are slowing rapidly. The U.S. market will expand a mere 19.4% this year, to $473 mln, according to market consultancy Jupiter Research. And growth will rise only 32%, to $623 mln, over the following five years. This September, the U.S. had 844 dating sites, up 11% from a year ago, estimates Hitwise.