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Either way, that’s a small dating pool for LGB singles, as there are more than 65 million people living in the UK.
And once straight people become their majority market, the app becomes myopically geared towards straight people, thereby diluting its usefulness to the people who arguably have a greater need for it in the first place.Only about 1.5% of the population in the United Kingdom identifies as gay, lesbian, or bisexual, according to the Office for National Statistics.However, the gay rights nonprofit Stonewall estimates it’s more like 5% to 7%.Of course, the estimate depends on self-reporting, and queer folks are not always great at coming forward, for reasons we can't possibly imagine.But even so, the non-hetero dating pool is significantly smaller, and many so-called "LGBT" spaces only cater to gay men.And as a lesbian woman who's spent a fair amount of time on both Tinder and Ok Cupid, I can tell you that the apps aren't great at weeding out men who don't belong (sorry for the immediate swipe left, Scott, Todd, and John, but I don't know how you got here).
Of course, that doesn't mean that queer women have to stick to meeting a new love interest in lesbian bars (which are dying, anyway).
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I don't know if you've ever had a dating app with the difficulty of Candyland mansplained to you at a bar, but I can assure you, it's not cute.
Of course, I hadn't been doing anything wrong; Tinder is just an atrocious app for queer women.
Male, female, or non-binary, regardless of how you identify or what you like in bed, we all use them.