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Start Muslim Dating at your own pace on eharmony

by eharmony Editorial Team April 5, 2024

Are you looking for Muslim Singles with whom you can form a deeper, more meaningful connection? eharmony brings like-minded people together based on compatible values and personalities. It is this commitment that makes us ideal for Muslim singles seeking a long-term partner. We know it can sometimes be challenging to meet singles who share in your cultural values and faith as well as suit your character and personal preferences. Learn more about the Muslim dating landscape in Australia, finding the right person for you and just how eharmony helps you along your journey. 

Facts about Muslim dating in Australia you should know

  • Islam is the third-largest religion in Australia, with 2.6% of the population. Australian Muslims come from over 180 different countries and a considerable number are from North Africa or the Indian subcontinent.1
  • At 27, the median age for Muslims is the youngest of any religion in Australia
  • Three-quarters of Australian Muslims live in Sydney or Melbourne. However, the number of Muslims in other cities is also increasing, notably in Adelaide
  • According to Census data, Australian Muslim women tend to have more babies than the average Australian. Larger numbers of Australian Muslims are also of working age, compared to the national average

3 Challenges modern Muslim singles face when it comes to dating

Dating can be a bit of a rollercoaster, regardless of your faith or your background. However, dating while Muslim does bring a few unique challenges with it.

1. You’re expected to settle down much sooner

The push to find a good boy or girl starts early in Muslim communities, particularly for women. Especially as they get older, pressure from well-intentioned family or friends can lead Muslim singles to marry when they’d rather stay single, leading to potential relationship issues down the line.

2. People make assumptions about you based on your faith

Unfortunately, dating while Muslim can be exhausting just because of all the preconceived notions you have to navigate. Whether you’re on the more secular side or a person of faith who is trying to date within the constraints of that faith, these assumptions can make dating even harder than it already is.

3. You have to juggle your family’s wants and expectations, too

While the close-knit nature of many Muslim families and communities can be a wonderful thing, it does add a layer of difficulty to dating for Muslim singles. It’s hard enough to find the one without them needing to pass muster with your family, too, especially if they’re on the conservative side.

Why eharmony isn’t like other Muslim dating sites

With so many people turning to online dating, so are more and more Muslims making use of a Muslim dating site. After all, apart from it being a huge time-saver compared to traditional courtship, you can connect with people in your area quickly and get to know them in a controlled environment.

eharmony stands out for Muslim dating because it prioritizes compatibility based on shared values, beliefs, and lifestyle preferences. We provide a safe environment where individuals can confidently seek compatible partners. Our compatibility matching algorithm ensures Muslim singles are connected based on faith, culture, and family values, fostering the potential for meaningful and lasting relationships. Additionally, our platform’s focus serious intentions resonates with Muslim singles, making it the dating site that helps users find the happiest relationships.2

How does eharmony work as a Muslim dating site or app?

In Muslim dating, finding a platform that aligns with cultural and religious values while fostering meaningful connections is paramount. Explore the benefits of Muslim dating with eharmony and how to start your dating journey with the #1 trusted dating app.3.

Discover the real you

eharmony is not one of the typical Muslim dating sites available for Islamic dating- we believe love happens when you find someone who just gets you. That’s why everyone starts with our Compatibility Quiz. Your answers help us find the singles you’re most likely to hit it off with.

Compete your profile

The key to successful Muslim online dating starts with your profile. We make this process as enjoyable as possible by having richly detailed profiles that are easy to digest.

Explore Muslim singles

In your Discover list, you’ll find every eharmony member who fits your search criteria. Each member you see will display a Compatibility Score based on how likely you are to hit it off. By selecting “Muslim” as your preferred religion in member preferences, you’ll see compatible Muslim singles. You can further refine your search criteria based on factors like age, desire for children, and much more.

It all starts with a Like

Not sure how to get the conversation started? We’ve made it easy: if something on a member’s profile catches your eye, just hit Like. Then you have the option to add a personalized message. You can hit Like on answers to profile questions, their hobbies or your similarities.

Two Likes make a Match

Once you get a Like back, it’s a Match. Congratulations! You can now swap messages and send Icebreakers or react with a Smile to get to know each other better. Because we believe love happens when two people connect based on what really matters. If you’re ready to find out, sign up today.

Discover genuine, faith-centered love with eharmony

Navigating Muslim dating in Australia offers exciting opportunities for connection and companionship, regardless of your background. While it can feel daunting to balance familial expectations with personal desires, the journey to find a compatible partner is filled with promise. You’ve already discovered the best option under Muslim dating sites, so there’s no need to search any further. At eharmony, we’ve witnessed countless success stories unfold, proving that the ideal match may be closer than you imagine. Rather than leaving it all to chance, why not join us on eharmony and embark on a journey where compatibility makes finding Muslim singles an exciting and fulfilling experience!

How Muslim dating

with eharmony works

Your search for a great relationship has never been easier with groundbreaking overhaul of the eharmony you know and trust.

  1. source: Australian Bureau of Statistics 

  2. Based on a 2022 Survey of more than one thousand Respondents from the US, UK, Canada and Australia 

  3. As rated by 2,807 dating app users from the US, UK, Canada and Australia in a 2023 survey