It’s a study that speaks to the importance of unlocking certain economic advantages but it also provides another perspective about the current landscape for Black men in America and how that impacts a Black woman’s dating pool.
In some cities in America, Black girls are up to 50 percent more likely than Black boys to graduate from high school, according to a report by the NAACP and Schott Foundation for Public Education.
There are several reasons, the main one being is, more singles tend to search out dating service reviews when they have had a bad experience.
They want to meet other people that have had similar dating problems and share their story.
We have a fair number of user submitted reviews on our site and I've notice lately, there are a greater percentage of negative reviews of dating services than positive.
Why are the user ratings of the majority of dating sites so low?
We refer to these individuals throughout this report as “online daters,” and we define them in the following way: Taken together, 11% of all American adults have done one or both of these activities and are classified as “online daters.” In terms of demographics, online dating is most common among Americans in their mid-20’s through mid-40’s.
One in every ten American adults has used an online dating site or a mobile dating app.
While relationship experts have consistently sounded off on the fact that an educational background is no indication of compatibility or intellect, Brookings researchers say there are still some negative implications from the findings.
Black women, according to the study, are losing out on attaining a higher household income by missing the opportunity to find a mate who has also earned a BA.
Online dating is also relatively popular among the college-educated, as well as among urban and suburban residents.
And 38% of Americans who are single and actively looking for a partner have used online dating at one point or another.