‘Tiger’ males and ‘Horse’ females will be the luckiest in love in 2017
Singles, prepare for new romantic adventures in the Year of the Rooster, as happn, ‘the first dating app that finds the people you’ve crossed paths with’, reveals the top five Chinese Zodiacs most likely to find love in 2017.
The global dating app has found that Tiger’ males and ‘Horse’ females are at the top of the love chart when it comes to attracting the opposite sex’s attention this year, with the Rooster coming in at four in both the male and female lists.
Unlike other dating apps, the happn experience starts in real life. The app’s real-time geolocation shows users the people they cross paths and keeps encounters memorised to connect on the spot or later on. Users can also catch each other’s attention by sending each other ‘Charms’.
Based on who is most likely to receive the most ‘Charms’ this year, happn has revealed the signs destined to be the luckiest in love in the year of the Rooster.
When it comes to the men, coming in at number one is the powerful Tiger with male Tigers receiving 13% of ‘charms’ from female admirers. This is followed by the dominant Dragon who receives 12% of charms and then closely at his heels, the devoted Ox who receives 11%. The enigmatic male Snake finishes at number five, receiving 9% of the charms from female users.
The luckiest lady in the Chinese Zodiac is the amicable Horse, with 14% receiving charms from doting males. This is followed by the intelligent Goat who receives 13% of the charms from male users and the female Tiger, who receives 11%. The mischievous Monkey comes in at number five, with female Monkeys taking 8% of the charms given by men on happn.
For those that are vigilant Rooster, and the reigning Chinese zodiac sign of 2017, then fret not as this sign comes in at fourth place for both men and women, with 10% of men and 9% of women receiving charms from their respective admirers. The full top five is as follows:
- Tiger (13%) Horse (14%)
- Dragon (12%) Goat (13%)
- Ox (11%) Tiger (11%)
- Rooster (10%) Rooster (9%)
- Snake (9%) 5. Monkey (8%)
happn has also found that Chinese zodiac pairings that have scored the most mutual likes for each other (known as a “crush” on the app) for men and women respectively are Horse & Dragon; followed by Horse & Tiger; and Rabbit & Tiger.
The list of zodiac signs that most commonly “crush” together are as follows:
Men / Women
- Horse / Dragon
- Horse / Tiger
- Rabbit / Tiger
- Goat / Tiger
- Rooster / Monkey
- Goat / Rat
- Horse / Ox
- Horse / Snake
- Snake / Goat
- Dragon / Tiger
The figures were collated by the Singapore team at happn who have analysed the ‘Charm’ purchase and usage from its 150,000 users in the city over the past three months to predict the Zodiac signs that most likely to find love in 2017.