Statistics of interracial dating
Fully a quarter of black men who got married in 2013 married someone who was not black.
Only 12% of black women married outside of their race.
The trend toward more interracial marriages is undoubtedly related, at least in part, to changing social norms.
Of the 3.6 million adults who got married in 2013, 58% of American Indians, 28% of Asians, 19% of blacks and 7% of whites have a spouse whose race was different from their own.Marilyn Ramos was asleep in bed with her 3-year-old daughter, Kaelly Benitez, when the deadly mudslide came crashing through their Montecito rental home, carrying both to their deaths along with Kaelly's 10-year-old cousin.