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Tue Oct 13th by abagond. OkCupid , an Internet dating website, put out their numbers on race and dating last week. Some of the main findings that I pull from it OkCupid had a somewhat different take:. They also controlled for looks and male height, so this is not a tale of supposedly short Asian men or ugly black women. While the reply rates were wildly different based on the race of the sender, there was little difference based on , say, Zodiac sign. The advantage of the OkCupid study is that it looks at almost a million people and looks at their actions not their fine words.
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This recent post on the OKCupid blog has been widely linked, but since I covered this previously, at some length also related , I feel obligated to post it. If you have any interest in this subject, you'll no doubt read the whole thing, but if you need any further suasion, here are the key figures. Reply rates by race when men send messages Read it and weep.
If you're a black man or woman or Asian man, you're going to have a tougher time getting a date on OKCupid. Users of the popular dating site have a clear bias against certain races, according to a new blog post by OKCupid co-founder Christian Rudder. Rudder looked at millions of OKCupid interactions between and , involving more than 25 million people, and charted out the racial and gender preferences he found. To do this, he studied how people rated potential dates in QuickMatch , a feature that shows you profiles one at a time and asks you to rate them on a scale of one to five or skip them. Asian men, black men and black women got the worst ratings, while Asian women and Latina women fared the best.