He found that people from all racial backgrounds disproportionately contacted users from their same racial background.
Both rank low in desirability indexes taken from information gleamed from dating sites. has doubled in the past 30 years, according to online dating habits, we're still pretty racist. To examine how racial prejudice affects our romantic decisions, Kevin Lewis, a sociologist at the University of California at San Diego, analyzed messages sent by more than 126,000 Ok Cupid users over a two-and-a-half month period. A new study of racism in Ok Cupid messaging finds a bit of hope in a sea of largely same-race interactions.The same went for black women — they were the least desired by white men and excluded by 90% of anyone with a racial preference in dating.In 2010, nearly of a quarter of all black men married outside of their race, according to the With these facts in mind, it’s no wonder there’s been a rise in underground communities focused on bringing Asian men and Black women together.