Dating poll

03 Jan

Apartment living is just about having a rented roof over one’s head.

So for Valentine’s Day, Apartment List surveyed 13,000 renters asking them “How would you rate your current city or neighborhood for opportunities to date and make friends? Women renters were particular tough on the region’s dating culture.

Most say it’s OK to ask someone out because he or she seems successful.

But even more say it’s unacceptable to turn down people because they haven’t had much success.

The poll finds 75% of Americans approving of a white man dating a black woman, and 71% approving of a black man dating a white woman. The distinction between the race of the man and woman makes little difference for blacks and Hispanics, but appears to affect whites' approval of interracial dating to a small degree.

Seventy-two percent of whites approve of a white man dating a black woman, while 65% of whites approve of a black man dating a white woman.

Gallup's annual Minority Rights and Relations poll delved into the topic of interracial dating to see whether Americans approve or disapprove of whites and blacks dating.

One half of the sample, which included larger numbers of blacks and Hispanics than in a typical poll, was asked about a .

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GALLUP NEWS SERVICE PRINCETON, NJ -- Most Americans say they approve of interracial dating.

One-third think it’s OK to search for online clues about a potential first date’s success in life.

But very few say daters should pay attention to each other’s finances before they are exclusive.