Datamatch 2012 Summary

Dear HCS,

Datamatch 2012 was a huge success!

This year, we had 2129 people participate, which was slightly down from last year. However, fun was definitely had by all.

Here are some aggregated raw Datamatch statistics.

The first column contains totals, the second, percentages.

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Total Participants: 2129.0
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Males: 867 0.407233442931
Females: 1262 0.592766557069
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Freshmen: 524 0.246124941287
Sophomores: 497 0.233442930953
Juniors: 511 0.240018788163
Seniors: 579 0.27195866604
Grad Students: 10 0.00469704086426
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Adams: 158 0.0742132456552
Cabot: 119 0.0558947862846
Currier: 118 0.0554250821982
Dudley: 8 0.0037576326914
Dunster: 117 0.0549553781118
Eliot: 123 0.0577736026303
Kirkland: 151 0.0709253170503
Leverett: 138 0.0648191639267
Lowell: 106 0.0497886331611
Mather: 113 0.0530765617661
None: 10 0.00469704086426
Pforzeimer: 123 0.0577736026303
Quincy: 172 0.0807891028652
Winthrop: 150 0.0704556129638
Yard: 523 0.245655237201
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Total answer choices:
A: 13200 0.206669798027
B: 14173 0.22190386723
C: 13773 0.215641146078
D: 13635 0.21348050728
E: 11028 0.17266322217
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Favorite Day:
A: Friday 613 0.287928604979
B: Friday 437 0.205260685768
C: Friday 503 0.236261155472
D: Friday 339 0.159229685298
E: Friday 237 0.111319868483
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Describe your sex life using a social networking platform:
A: Twitter: Short and meaningless 421 0.197745420385
B: LinkedIn: Career opportunities, business deals and consulting offers 537 0.252231094411
C: Facebook: Grandma, stop poking me! 265 0.124471582903
D: Google+ Not sure if nobody interested, or still in Beta 682 0.320338186942
E: LiveJournal: More exciting when you were 15 224 0.105213715359
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How do you impress that special someone?:
A: Hand him/her your resume 158 0.0742132456552
B: Put on your birthday suit 627 0.294504462189
C: Sail too close to the shore in your $570 million cruise ship 250 0.117426021606
D: Sort a list in O(n) 166 0.0779708783466
E: Bake an 18ft x 15ft birthday cake and have Yo-Yo Ma play for him/her 928 0.435885392203
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Favorite pickup line:
A: Is it hot in here? Or is it just my CPU fan malfunctioning? 193 0.0906528886801
B: Are you Wall St? Because I want to Occupy You. 864 0.405824330672
C: Are you from Tennessee? Or is that just how you normally talk? 466 0.218882104274
D: Are your legs tired? Because it's a pretty long walk from the quad. 411 0.193048379521
E: Did it hurt? When you got rejected from your top med schools? 195 0.091592296853
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Which website is most like your ideal partner?:
A: Facebook: Open and Connected 979 0.459840300611
B: Staples.com: That was easy 222 0.104274307186
C: Tumblr: Hipster 358 0.16815406294
D: Reddit: Goes down all the time 409 0.192108971348
E: Baidu: Asian 161 0.0756223579145
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Best Dating Advice:
A: Be attractive. Duh. 419 0.196806012212
B: Do cute, small things to surprise them; small fires are a good place to start. 705 0.33114138093
C: Train yourself extensively so that you can defeat your partner in physical combate. 268 0.125880695162
D: Embark on 'coupley' activites other than 2am hookups, such as 1 am hookups. 571 0.268201033349
E: 69. 69 69. 69. 69. 69 69. Do 69 166 0.0779708783466
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