Common on interracial dating
On the flip side, 15 percent of Hispanic men have a non-Hispanic wife.
In marriages involving Hispanics and Whites, it is 1.17 times more likely that the wife is Hispanic and the husband is White than the other way around.
You are likely to face more challenges and possibly family scrutiny if you marry someone of another race.
But in return, you have the possibility of enjoying a diversity that same-race couples will never know.
When Asians and Whites marry, the situation is nearly reversed.
In these marriages, it is 3.08 times more likely for the husband to be White and the wife to be Asian. When these couples do marry, it's 6.15 times more likely that the husband will be African-American and the wife Asian.
Regardless of the statistics on interracial relationships, deciding to date or marry someone of another race is a personal decision.
She was probably very nice; but I cannot say for sure.
She was shy and didn't talk much in what was likely an unfamiliar and perhaps overwhelming African American social setting.
For every 1,000 married Asian women, only 860 Asian men are married.
In comparison, for every 1,000 married African-American women, there were 1,059 married African-American men.
For example, African-American women have to compete with White women for African-American men, as the numbers above reveal.