5% of Australia’s population had a Tinder profile at that point.During the FIFA World Cup June 2014 in Brazil, the app experienced a 50% increase in downloads and usage in the country., Russia’s population is down and Russian women continue to outnumber Russian men by millions.Despite State Statistics Service chief Alexander Surinov’s prediction that Russia’s population would increase by one million, the nation’s population actually fell 1.6%, or 2.2 million, since the last national census in 2002.He may also send you checks to cash since he’s out of the country and can’t cash them himself, or he may ask you to forward him a package. You were targeted by criminals, probably based on personal information you uploaded on dating or social media sites.The pictures you were sent were most likely phony lifted from other websites.63 provincial regions in Russia saw a drop in population, 20 saw an increase, and the population of Moscow (the new billionaire capital of the world) grew by 10.9% for a total of 11.5 million.
It uses Facebook basic data to analyse users and recommends compatible partners based on geographic location and common interests.
The profiles were fake as well, carefully crafted to match your interests.
In addition to losing your money to someone who had no intention of ever visiting you, you may also have unknowingly taken part in a money laundering scheme by cashing phony checks and sending the money overseas and by shipping stolen merchandise (the forwarded package).
But as Valentine’s Day gets closer, the FBI wants to warn you that criminals use these sites, too, looking to turn the lonely and vulnerable into fast money through a variety of scams..
These criminals—who also troll social media sites and chat rooms in search of romantic victims—usually claim to be Americans traveling or working abroad. While their most common targets are women over 40 who are divorced, widowed, and/or disabled, but every age group and demographic is at risk. You’re contacted online by someone who appears interested in you.
The current population of Russia is around 142.9 million.