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The University of Massachusetts-Amherst and University of Texas researchers analyzed millions of messages on an unidentified dating service from 2003 to 2010, measuring the rate of reciprocation between online love birds.

White men, in particular, were most likely to respond to mixed Asian-white women, in proportion to the rest of their choices.

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In North America, studies have found that the multiracial population is continuing to grow.

Because of a decline in racism, multiracial people no longer feel the need to hide their heritage.

Mestee, once widely used, is now used mostly for members of historically mixed-race groups, such as Louisiana Creoles, Melungeons, Redbones, Brass Ankles and Mayles.

In South Africa, and much of English-speaking southern Africa, the term Coloured was used to describe a mixed-race person and also Asians not of African descent.

At one time, Latin American census categories have used such classifications but, in Brazilian censuses since the Imperial times, for example, most persons of multiracial heritage, except the Asian Brazilians of some European descent (or any other to the extent it is not clearly perceptible) and vice versa, tend to be thrown into the single category of "pardo", although race lines in Brazil do not denote ancestry but phenotype, and as such a westernized Amerindian of copper-colored skin is also a "pardo", a caboclo in this case, despite being not multiracial, but a European-looking person with one or more African and/or Indigenous American ancestor is not a "pardo" but a "branco", or a White Brazilian, the same applies to "negros" or Afro-Brazilians and European and/or Amerindian ancestors.

Most Brazilians of all racial groups (except Asian Brazilians and Natives) are to some extent mixed-race according to genetic research.

In many countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, mixed-race people make up the majority of the population.

Other countries where multiracial people make up a sizable portion of the population are the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, parts of Africa and Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Mauritius, and Fiji.

Possible alternatives when referring specifically to ethic origins are Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co.

Mixed-race singles fare better than their single-race counterparts at the online dating game, a new study found.

Tabria Lee-Noonan has always felt a little bit different. One message on Tinder compliments her “big, brown eyes,” and she laughs wryly. That gut-reaction suspicion is one result of a lifetime of being told that you don’t fit in, that you are different. The first time Tabria felt like the object of a man’s fetish, she was a senior in high school.

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