In the midst of a mini man drought, single women in Nelson may be looking elsewhere for love.
Single women outnumber single men four to three and the Nelson suburb of Ngawhatu ranks fifth lowest nationally for the proportion of single men wex single women. Where do the most single people live?
sed The data, from the latest census, has been published today as part of Stuff's Singletown series. Nelson City is very close to the national average for the proportion of single people But the three single men for every four single women is fewer than the ratio of four to five nationally.
In Ngawhatu, there are more than two single women for every one single man. The man drought is almost as bad in the suburbs of Maitai and The Wood. The relatively older residents of those areas is likely to have played a part as the man drought gets worse as people get older.
Ngawhatu has a median age of 52, Maitai, The national median age is 38 and in Nelson City overall it's Hazel Trethowen, 29, said the online Lady wants casual sex Nelson app Tinder had been useful for casuual people in Nelson.
But most people in their 20s and 30s in the area had taken off to other cities or got married.
Or there are just people that have never left Wanhs and have very little in common with me," she said. She'd met a lot of nice guys through Tinder but most of them had been from out of town.
She had recently met a man from Christchurch, but she was concerned about the distance. Single life had been "really good" but her year-old daughter had requested a baby brother, she said.
Nelson bartender Jefford Flintoft, Lady wants casual sex Nelson, said despite the statistical man drought, local women could be tough to please. Flintoft, 30, said he had spent a number of years trying to find a woman to start a relationship with, but it had been tough going.Wife Swapping In Gerber CA
With a lack of singles events and not wanting to get boozy in town every weekend, he said his options were limited. Despite not having much success in Nelson, Flintoft said he wouldn't uproot to find love and was still determined to find the right woman in the city.
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