Interracial marriage is a form of marriage outside a specific social group ( exogamy) involving spouses who belong to different races or racialized ethnicities.
Miscegenation is a term given to the mixing of different racial groups through marriage, The term came to be associated with laws banning interracial marriage and sex, known as anti-miscegenation laws. Although the term " miscegenation".
According to the most recent U.S. census, approximately 15 percent of all newlywed couples are interracial. More interracial relationships are.