From the bustle of Melbourne’s lively Chinatown district to the Indian community in Harris Park, Australia’s unique cultural diversity is evident just about everywhere.
We’ve spent over 35 years studying the secrets to long-lasting relationships and marriages, and what we’ve continued to find is that compatibility is the key to a strong, healthy partnership.Unlike other online dating sites, we place a particular emphasis on getting to know your true personality, rather than focusing on more superficial things like your hobbies or your appearance.They were more likely to respond to white guys too, but then again, all races were most likely to respond to white guys.I hadn’t been on Tinder for long before I realized something was wrong: Hardly anyone was reciprocating my interest. None of my close friends, many of whom relied exclusively on the dating app to meet singles, seemed to be encountering this problem. Was there a grammatical error in my personal statement? What they found was that users placed a premium on members of their own race.White folks were the most likely to seek out people of another race.
Minority groups (those who identify themselves on OKCupid as black, Hispanic, Indian or Asian) were much more likely to stay in their own racial lane when in search of mates online. They were more likely to contact white guys than other Asian guys, which my Asian girlfriends tell me is because, in part, they’re not fans of the traditional role that girlfriends and wives have played — and continue to play — in many Asian societies.First Met.com, a leading online dating site with over 70 million installs, analyzed over 2.4 million interactions among its current user base in the United States to discover the likelihood of users to respond to other users based on race.* The data showed that Asian women are the most preferred by all men except Asian men – who prefer Hispanic women.* African-American men are more likely to respond to women of different races but receive three times more responses from African-American women than a non-black woman.* African-American women prefer all races over Caucasian men but are the least likely to get a response from all men.When the answer is “yes,” the other user is notified and has the opportunity to respond. The graphic shows what percentage of people responded to a “yes,” based on the gender and ethnicity of both parties (the data are only for opposite-sex pairs of people).