14/08/2014 12:41 BST | Updated 20/05/2015 06:12 BST

Drinking On First Dates: The Statistics (In Short, Everyone's Hammered)

The relationship between first dates and drinking is a difficult one. You don't want to start slurring your words after a few glasses of wine but then again, ordering your favourite cocktail might settle your nerves.

So - what do most first-daters do? Er, have a drink, of course.


A recent survey by US dating site Plenty of Fish found that nearly 49 won't have anything at all while 36.4 of men and 17% of women have been there, done that too. You're not the only one who's ordered one too many margs...

Source: Refinery 29

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