25 Surprising Facts about Porn

  1. The sex industry is the largest and most profitable industry in the world. Its components are street prostitution, strip clubs, telephone sex and pornography.
  2. Every year 13,000 “adult films” are produced worldwide, generating over $ 13 billion in revenue. By comparison, Hollywood produces 507 films a year, and they only generate $ 8.8 billion.
  3. The US porn industry makes more money than the NFL, NBA, and Major League Baseball combined. Also, her total income is greater than the income of NBC, CBS and ABC combined. The porn industry has more revenue than companies like Google, Amazon, eBay, Yahoo, and Netflix combined.
  4. Every second 30,000,000 users browse the Internet. That is, about 30 million people are watching porn right now!!!
  5. In the US, the most popular search terms related to porn are “creampie” and “teen”. According to PornMD on the PornHub.com network, the ten most popular queries from Russia include the words “Russian” and “anal”.
  6. The word “teen” is the most popular in search engines all over the world. Between 2005 and 2013, the number of videos in the “teen porn” section has tripled, making it the fastest growing genre of porn in the world.
  7. The United States produces about 98% of all pornography in the world.
  8. In North Korea, the punishment for watching porn is the death penalty!
  9. Almost half of the information on the Internet consists of porn or sex-related content.
  10. A study by the University of Montreal found that most men first watch porn at the age of 10.
  11. Presidential elections seem to be affecting “porn viewing” in the United States. In 2004, when Bush won the election, there was an increase in search queries related to porn in conservative states, and in 2008 – after Obama’s victory – such growth was observed in liberal states.
  12. More than 68 million searches for porn on the Internet are registered in the United States every day – this is almost 25% of all daily searches.
  13. Porn actors (men) don’t make much money. However, they can earn a lot more if they start doing gay porn. In gay porn, they will be able to earn almost three times more than in regular porn.
  14. Most of the men in the world regularly watch or have watched porn. The same University of Montreal tried to do research, but when they started looking for a group of men over 20 who hadn’t watched or watched porn, they never found a single person.
  15. USA is a major producer of pornographic DVDs. Germany is only in second place.
  16. In the US, a new porn movie is created every 39 minutes.
  17. 20% of Americans admitted to watching porn at work.
  18. 70% of all porn traffic on the Internet occurs on weekdays from 9:00 to 17:00.
  19. When watching porn, men pay special attention to the facial expression of a woman – a porn actress.
  20. In 88.2% of pornographic scenes that occupy the top lines of popularity, there are aggressive scenes.
  21. There are misleading rumors that Australia has banned porn involving women with first breast size or less. In fact, there is no definite rule prohibiting models with small breasts from participating in porn. However, there is a problem with the classification of porn with actors who do not look enough “mature” – scenes with such actors can be considered illegal, as the actors can be mistaken for minors.
  22. Internet porn in the UK is more popular with users than traffic related to social media, shopping, gaming, finance or travel.
  23. Several recent studies have shown that teenagers from all over the world use porn to learn more about sex.
  24. Women watch less porn than men.
  25. 10% of the adults surveyed admitted to having an online porn addiction.

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