In 2017, Uber started letting riders tip riders in its application. For most by far of excursions, riders decay the choice. As per an exploration examination (paywall) of 40 million outings in 2017, just 16% of excursions are tipped and 60% of riders never tip.
However there are sure highlights of an outing that make a tip more probable. A higher evaluated driver, a more drawn out outing, a more extravagant rider, and a recurrent client all sizably improve the probability and size of the tip.
It likewise helps if the driver is a young lady, and the rider is a man. Significantly in the wake of representing factors like the length and time of the outing, the analysts found that the normal tip is more prominent for female drivers than male drivers, and this is especially valid for young ladies. While ladies drivers more than 65 get 2% more, by and large, than male drivers more than 65, ladies between ages 21and 25 get over 6% more than men of a similar age. Female riders additionally give ladies more cash, yet the distinction isn’t as intense (ladies are commonly less inclined to tip).