This trend is also true for the United States — across the pond, U. daters most preferred Asian women, except for Asian men.
SINGAPORE - Despite interracial marriages being on the rise here, most Singaporeans still prefer dating within their own race, data from a major dating agency here has shown.
Add to this the fact that many Australians already have mixed ancestry and the idea of marrying within one's own racial or religious group is no longer a given.
It takes into consideration the clients' first preferences for their ideal partner.
Lunch Actually CEO Violet Lim, 34, theorises the results may be because most of the agency's Singaporean clientele are Chinese.
She says she runs the service not only to help people find a relationship but also to help maintain the community.
"Within a couple of generations at the current rate of intermarriage there will be hardly any people worldwide outside of Israel who actually identify as Jewish." The Australian National University's Siew-Ean Khoo has examined a variety of data, including 2006 Census figures and marriage registration statistics, to compile a profile of inter-ethnic partnering in Australia.
And unlike other interracial dating sites, e Harmony won’t make you spend hours scrolling through hundreds of profiles.
Instead, we’ll send you a carefully selected batch of interracial singles every day, specially tailored to you; saving you time and only introducing you to people who you’ll really want to meet.
And these people are embracing new technology along with more traditional means in their search for a partner from the same background.
Listen to the full Radio feature from SBS World News: "The reason that continuity is so important for the Jewish community is that if we look at the statistics - and we do when there's a census, we have people who do reports on them," explains Lewis.
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