Only one in eight applications is successful.'What strikes me is how many interesting careers our members have; from nuclear engineers to law graduates and teachers, we represent so many fascinating professions; and of course these men and women have the added benefit of being beautiful.'British people in general are among the least successful applicants to the site, with less than 10 per cent gaining access to the exclusive community, compared with a global success rate of 12.5 per cent.
The recently launched magazine has entered the South African magazine market with the express intention of reaching out to a new, untapped market: married couples and aspirant singletons.
In New York, a city full of career-driven singletons, dating is a serious business.
Certainly, there is as much casual sex as anyone would want through platforms such as Tinder, but type-A personalities quickly tire of hot bartenders and struggling artists and want to narrow down their search for the One.
While there is a lot of societal pressure on them to make it work, there is no clear answer on how to maintain a healthy marriage.
Locally, Statistics South Africa reported that in 2010, 170 826, civil marriages, 9 996 customary marriages and 888 civil unions were recorded by the Department of Home Affairs.
Fortunately, a way with words may help Cambridge daters to express their love in a more creative vein, with 29% choosing writing a poem or having a poem written for them as one of the most romantic gestures they can think of.