At least once in their lives the majority of Russian women thought of marriage with a foreigner.
When thinking about the character and appearance of a potential groom about 50% of the respondents said that they saw no differences on these parameters between foreigners and their countrymen.
Generally, the research showed that material wealth, life quality, and appearance of foreign men are not choice-determining factors for Russian women.
Right after the dissolution of the Soviet Union some women wanted to create families with representatives of other countries just to escape difficulties or to improve their life quality. Is it worth paying attention to, if two people really love each other? It appeared that almost all ladies being in an active search are ready to consider an option of a foreign partner.
Nowadays such cases are rarer, but still they remain. Only 15 percent of the respondents think that marriage with a foreigner will provide them a comfortable life.
What does a Russian woman expect from a relationship with a foreign partner?
There is a range of convictions among Russian-speaking people that make women look for future husbands abroad.
The researchers concluded: it's the character of interpersonal relations that attracts an average Russian lady to foreign men.
Difficulties of choice It's not that easy for a Russian woman to find a worthy partner in her home country.
It doesn't matter for 42 percent where to live with a foreigner, if he is loved. 35 percent of the respondents have never thought about marriage with a foreign partner from the perspective of the prosperity level.
They say that the amount of money is not of crucial importance, if you love a man.
Not because of the language barrier (you always find ways to communicate!