Online dating for interracial couples
Don’t miss: Here’s exactly how much credit-card and student debt makes you undateable That study used seven years of data from a U. dating site to examine nearly 6.7 million initial messages sent between heterosexual women and men.
It found Asian men and women both respond more frequently to Asian-white online daters, followed by white daters.
What’s more, not only is meeting online predictive of educational diversity in couples, but it also produces more age-similar couples than off-line sources of romance — namely, meeting through friends or a bar. Online dating is linked to stronger marriages, a rise in interracial partnerships, and more breaking down of social barriers, according to a research analyzed last year by economics professors Josue Ortega at the University of Essex and Philipp Hergovich at the University of Vienna in Austria.So why WERE the Beckhams and Clooneys (not to mention Chloe Madeley and James Cordon) invited to the royal wedding? On Match.com, meeting that special someone and finding a loving relationship with a single man or single woman is just a photo click away. He found that “couples who met online are more likely to be interracial, interreligious, and of different college degree status.” Those with college-educated mothers were not more or less likely to partner with those with-or-without college educated mothers online. Thomas, an assistant professor of sociology at the University of New Mexico, looked at data from 3,130 people in 20 to establish how they met their partner.
In fact, over one-third of marriages begin online, making it the second most popular way for heterosexual partners to meet and the most popular way among gay partners.