Race and dating statistics

31 Oct

The overall numbers mask significant gender gaps within some racial groups.Among blacks, men are much more likely than women to marry someone of a different race.

In 2009, Ok Trends, the research arm of the dating website Ok Cupid, parsed user data to determine racial preferences in online dating.

Fully a quarter of black men who got married in 2013 married someone who was not black.

Only 12% of black women married outside of their race.

focus on that it’s effectively not that relevant most of the time. .” At the risk of opening up a can of worms (i.e., the “my race has a negative impact, therefore I shouldn’t even try” worm can), I’d like to look at some of the actual data on racial preferences... Chase woke up one day in 2004 tired of being alone.

And if you get your fundamentals tight enough, you transcend race (or negative racial effects become bonuses – “Oh! So, he set to work and read every book he could find, studied every teacher he could meet, and talked to every girl he could talk to to figure out dating.