Interracial dating statstics
You can use other online data to see this split personality play out elsewhere.
The night Obama was first elected was a moment of catharsis. All the dating data I’ve seen fits Ok Cupid’s pattern: black people and Asian men get short shrift.
This work is descriptive and does not attempt to explain causation or why marriage patterns differ across groups.
About 85 percent of the NLSY79 cohort married by age 46, and among those who married, a sizeable fraction, almost 30 percent, married more than once.
Men and women who did not complete high school were less likely to marry than were men and women with more education.
Men who earned a bachelor’s degree were more likely to marry than men with less education.
The article presents data on marriages and divorces by age, gender, race, and Hispanic origin, as well as by educational attainment.
The color is there to make the big trends easy to see. Ok Cupid users are certainly no more open-minded than they used to be. Here are the numbers for 2009 till now — view each graph below to move through time.
College-educated men and women married at older ages compared with their counterparts who had fewer years of schooling.