A security review company that released a study ranking Buffalo as the most dangerous city in the nation for online dating has revised its numbers after inquiries were made.The revision improved Buffalo's overall ranking, although it remains in the bottom 25% of cities when it comes to online dating safety.As with anything in life, there can be some risks with online dating, but there can also be a lot of rewards — love being one of them.
In that same article by Phactual, the company Marketdata Enterprises Inc.
The company, however, continued to use the population of the City of Buffalo rather than the metro area in its new calculation.
The rates of disease listed by the CDC for the Buffalo-Niagara Falls area were: 519 chlamydia cases per 100,000 population compared to 495 for the national average; 174 gonorrhea cases per 100,000 compared to an average of 137, and 17 syphilis cases per 100,000 syphilis compared to an average of 31.
But the CDC reports STD cases by metropolitan statistical areas, not by city.
The Buffalo-Niagara metro area, according to the CDC and the U. Census Bureau, has 1,135,479 people and had 8,062 reported cases of sexually transmitted diseases in 2015.
S.) to calculate which states are "most" and "least" dangerous for online dating. This isn't to say that you should delete Tinder or Ok Cupid from your phone if you're in an area that this report calls subpar for online dating.