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Frequent calls mean love for Korean women

Seven out of 10 Korean women regard the frequency of phone calls from their partner as an indication of how much he loves them, a survey showed. Less than half of males feel the same.

The poll was conducted on more than 1,064 single men and women by I-um, an internet blind dating website based in Seoul.

It also showed that 74 percent have been obsessed with the frequency of calls. About 81 percent replied that they had argument with boyfriends or girlfriends concerning how often they keep in contact with each other.


Males were more active in making calls. Eighty-four percent of them replied that they contact their significant others first, while 66 percent of females said they usually receive calls.

By Kang Yoon-seung
Intern reporter
Edited by Rob York

<한글 요약>

여성 74%, 상대방 연락에 집착.. 왜?

한국 여성 10명 중 7명은 연락 빈도가 사랑과 관계가 있다고 생각하는 반면, 남성은 절반에 조금 못 미치는 정도만 그렇게 생각했다.

한국에 위치한 온라인 데이트 웹사이트인 이음 (이 20-30대 성인남녀를 대상으로 실시한 설문조사에 따르면, 남녀 구분 없이 약 74%의 연인들은 연락에 집착해 본 경험이 있다.

한편, 남성의 84%는 주로 먼저 연락을 하고, 여성의 66%는 주로 연락을 받는 편인 것으로 나타났다.
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