It’s undeniable that some people display strong preferences for a particular race.Indian-American actress Mindy Kaling, for example, essentially told that she favors white men.Compare this to a 31 percent chance of divorce among same-race couples.According to the most recent data on the matter, 2008 figures show that the pairing of White females and Asian males are most vulnerable to divorce.Arguably the biggest myth about interracial couples is that such pairings always involve a white person and a person of color.
The mid-Atlantic region, according to , has the highest concentration of Black and White lovers — this includes Virginia, Maryland, and D. I know what you’re thinking, “Are any of these interracial marriages actually lasting? Interracial marriages have a 41 percent chance of swirling out of control.
Not only is the nation’s mindset evolving, but “the face” of America is also morphing.
Interracial couples, marriages, and relationships are more common today than ever before in the United States.
Shutterstock There once was a time in America — not too long ago — when the ebony and ivory piano keys, metaphorically, could not legally live in harmony. gradually warmed up to the idea of a Black and White union: 1959 – 4 percent 1971 – 29 percent 1982 – 43 percent 1995 – 48 percent 2008 – 77 percent 2013 – 87 percent Stats also show that Blacks have always approved Black-White marriages more than Whites.
When The Supremes were in full swing with their shimmery dresses and funky hairstyles, Black and White love was strictly forbidden. Well, let’s take a look at today’s interracial couples in America by the numbers, shall we? In 1969, 56 percent of Blacks were down for the swirl compared to only 17 percent of Whites.
Marriages between people of different races reached a record high of 8.4 percent in 2010, according to the .