Having said that, after I met my wife, I also met some of her friends and family. That was back when spam was still little more than a tired Monty Python sketch, and the gamble has paid off. Well, even if he is a creep, I imagine there are quite a few people in this world who would feel that their own life and that of their children and or family might be improved by marrying a foreign creep and there could also be beneficial externalities to people in the creep’s country if he gets married.
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However, contrary to conservative outcome of this report, in a 2007 Pew Research Center poll, 62% Muslim Americans say it is acceptable for a Muslim to marry a non-Muslim (6).
This moderate view of Muslims is also reflected in our recent independent marriage survey of young adult Muslims.
Summary: A survey on interfaith marriages of young adult Muslims in America is lacking.
In line with interfaith marriage survey outcomes of other major religions, we report that about 45% of young adult Muslims in America are marring outside their faith.
Interfaith marriage is more than steadily increasing among all faiths in America.