How Big is the Porn Industry?

Sex services is one of the oldest industries in the world, and the industry is bigger than you might think. Over the years, the demand for porn has increased steadily.

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Some interesting facts (source: OnlineSchools.org 2010)

1. 12% of the websites on the Internet are pornographic.
2. Every second, $3,000 is spent on pornography and 28000 Internet users are viewing porn.
3. 40 million Americans are regular visitors to porn sites. 1 in 3 porn viewers are women, while 70% of men aged 18-24 visit porn sites in a typical month.
4. Worldwide Internet porn revenue is $4.9 billion, and the US alone contributes 2.84 billion.
5. 2.5 billion emails per day are pornographic.
6. 25% of all search engine requests are pornography related – that’s 68 million a day.
7. 35% of all Internet downloads are pornographic.
8. Top search queries: sex, adult dating, porn.
9. Utah has the nation’s highest online porn subcription rate.
10. 34% of Internet users have experienced unwanted exposure to porn, either through ads or email.
11. There are 116,000 searches for “child pornography” daily.
12. The average age at which a child first sees porn online is 11.
13. 20% of men admit to watching porn online at work.
14. The average porn site visit lasts 6 minutes and 29 seconds.
15. Thanksgiving day has the least porn views.
16. The highest viewing day is Sunday.

Source: http://visual.ly/america-addicted-porn

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