The study undertaken for BBC Asian Network by ICM unearthed that 44 percent of Asians would just marry somebody through the exact exact same battle in comparison to simply nine percent of white young adults
British Asians are 5 times less likely to want to marry outside their battle than their white populace
- 10:15, 14 AUG 2007
- Updated 02:27, 18 JAN 2013
Uk Asians are five times less likely to want to marry outside their competition than their white population
The survey undertaken for BBC Asian Network by ICM discovered that 44 per cent of Asians would only marry some body through the exact same battle when compared with simply nine percent of white teenagers.
The study, that was commissioned included in the section’s Asian country season taking a look at the mind-set of British Asians in 2007, discovered that the Asian populace associated with the British had markedly different attitudes to buddies and relationships in comparison to their white counterparts.
The ICM Research interviewed 500 Asian individuals aged 16-34 and 235 white individuals aged 18-34 between 4 and 12 July.
Whilst 87 % of white individuals would look at a blended battle wedding, simply over 1 / 2 of Asians felt exactly the same.
Only 53 % of Asians would give consideration to dating a person who is white and 44 percent of Asians would think about dating an individual who is black colored.
Two times as numerous young white individuals would head out with a black colored individual because would a new Asian whilst simply 44 percent of Asians would do this.
Young Asians may actually have an extremely various attitude to homosexuality when compared with whites. Under half of young Asians think homosexuality is immoral in comparison to eight percent of young white individuals.
‘Asian country’ on BBC Asian Network is a few programmes and reports on Asian Network to mark the 60th anniversary associated with the Independence of Asia and Pakistan this August which explores the roots life and music of young British Asians in britain today www.bbc.co.uk/asiannetwork
Let me reveal some slack down associated with the survey:
Thinking about your closest friends, are each of them from the exact same competition while you, mostly through the exact exact same competition while you, similarly from your own battle along with other events, mostly off their races, or all off their events?
31% asians say that every / nearly all of their closest buddies come from the exact same battle
69% white individuals state all/most of these closest buddies come from the exact same competition
for example. white people are far more than two times as expected to have all / most of the closest buddies through the exact exact same battle weighed against asians
26% asians say that all/ nearly all of their closest buddies come from other events
8% white individuals state all/ nearly all of their closest buddies come from other events
Bangladeshis most prone to state all/most of the buddies come from the exact same battle (40% of Bangladeshis, when compared with 27per cent Indians, 34% pakistanis)….
Could you think about dating an individual who is white / a person who is black colored?
53% asians would give consideration to dating an individual who is white
44% asians would give consideration to dating somebody who is black colored
53% asians overall say they’d date a white individual – 44% muslims, 58% hindus, 60% sikhs, 72% christians
44% asians overall say they’d date a black colored individual — breakdown not quite as stark though – 43% muslims, 46% hindus, 47% sikhs, 51% christians
Can you give consideration to dating an asian person / a black colored individual?
78% white individuals would start thinking about dating somebody who is asian
83% white individuals would give consideration to dating an individual who is black
course breakdown for the control sample shows ABs happiest dating Asians (85%. to 71% DE)
for example. two times as many young white people would head out having a black colored individual as young asians would
Three quarters to four fifths of white individuals would venture out with somebody of some other racial history
While only half of – or fewer than half of asians would perform some exact exact same
Regarding wedding could you only marry someone of the identical competition while you, or would race maybe perhaps not matter?
44% asians would just marry somebody through the exact exact exact same competition
9% white would just marry somebody through the exact same competition
87% white individuals would not mind blended competition wedding
53% asians would not mind blended competition marriage
** British Asians are 5 times less inclined to marry outside their battle compared to the white populace **
Do you consider that homosexuality is immoral, or perhaps not?
8% young white individuals think it is immoral
44% young asians think it is immoral
Spiritual breakdown: 56% muslims, 30% christians, hindus 29%, 22% sikhs state that homosexuality is immoral.
Ethnic breakdown: 57% both Pakistanis and Bangladeshis comp to 36% Indians….