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Colombian Women Top 'Sexiest Nationalities' List: Survey

ABC/Rick Rowell/George Pimentel/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Colombian women top the list of the world’s sexiest nationalities, according to a new survey, with one in four U.S. men claiming it as the favorite country when it comes to the ladies.

The unscientific, online survey of 44,000 single Americans conducted by travel dating website found U.S. women don’t share the penchant for Latin culture. British men came out on top of the list of the world’s sexiest, with one in five U.S. women claiming them as the top pick.

Sexiest Nationalities for Women: (based on preferences of 13,259 U.S. men)

1. Colombian
2. Brazilian
3. American
4. Spanish
5. Russian
6. Dutch
7. French
8. Bulgarian
9. Swedish
10. Italian

Sexiest Nationalities for Men: (based on preferences of 30,741 U.S. women)

1. British
2. Irish
3. Brazilian
4. Swedish
5. American
6. Spanish
7. Scottish
8. French
9. Greek
10. Puerto Rican

The nationality poll also asked men and women to rank which features determined attractiveness when dating abroad, with 34 percent of men ranking “body type” above all other qualities and 47 percent of women ranking “accent” as the top quality. Other qualities included culture, style and physical appearance.

Both sexes rated “physical appearance” as the third most important quality to determine attractiveness.

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