On the positive side, the age 50-plus daters seem to be pretty darn smart when choosing a date-mate.
In fact, nearly 60 percent say they make better decisions about compatibility now compared to when they were younger.
That's the premise behind a new online dating website targeted at men and women who are unable to have sexual intercourse due to disease or disability.
I AM A PRETTY GOOD MECHANIC SO I WORK ON MY OWN CARS, TRUCKS AND MY BIKE.
More than 40 percent said they were considering it, but not actually doing it.
But according to TODAY’s “This is 50” survey results, only 18 percent of single people in their 50s said they were dating.
That’s true whether you’re 16 or 56, but more than 40 percent don’t believe there is anyone “out there” to date.
As to the “why” behind the lack of date-nights, nearly 60 percent say they don’t need a relationship to be happy.