And according to writer Joseph Cox for Motherboard, finding a date using an app like Tinder in the heavily-populated capital of Pyongyang is near impossible.
When he visited North Korea and set his Tinder profile to pick up users within 85 miles, no results came up.
While they were forced to think of dating in this transactional sense, most people didn’t try too hard to shove away their real romantic feelings.
uk notes the regime likes young women to stay innocent as well.
So, how do citizens meet other potential bachelors if online dating is a no-go?