Stats on interracial dating and relationships
For Asians, the gender pattern goes in the opposite direction: Asian women are much more likely than Asian men to marry someone of a different race.Among newlyweds in 2013, 37% of Asian women married someone who was not Asian, while 16% of Asian men married outside of their race.Some racial groups are more likely to intermarry than others.
Among blacks, men are much more likely than women to marry someone of a different race.
Jackson, Mississippi, and Asheville, North Carolina, tie at 3 percent for the lowest share of intermarried newlyweds.
Intermarriage is increasingly common in part due to changing attitudes concerning race, and in part to the growing share of Asian-American and Hispanic people in the United States.
That’s a finding from a new report from the Pew Research Center looking at the state of interracial marriage today.
Supreme Court struck down laws against interracial marriage, interracial couples are more common than ever before—especially in cities.