Online dating site FirstMet.com analysed more than 16,000 interactions between online daters in Canada to determine which cities are the best for shorter men.
Not surprisingly, women are interested in a man’s height in online dating, sometimes even more so than his income, religion or age. Below are the results on how males across Canada measure up:
The best cities for men under 5’9 are:
* Toronto (23% chance of being contacted by a woman)
* Vancouver (17% chance)
The worst cities for men under 5’9″ are:
In Canada, the average male is nearly 5’9″, taller than the average male American and Brit, so why are Canadian women so much friendly to daters of a certain height? As a species, humans continue to get taller, but the average woman in Canada is just shy of 5′ 4″, leaving plenty of room to wear 4-inch stiletto heels and still be shorter than a 5’9″ date.