The porn epidemic

The technological changes and digital distribution channels of today have proliferated pornography in such a way that it is now an epidemic. The following statistics back up that point:

  • Every second, 28,258 Internet users are viewing pomography and
    $3,075.64 is being spent on pomography
  • The pomography industry is larger than the revenues of the top
    technology companies combined: Microsoft, Google, Amazon, eBay, Yahoo!,
    Apple, Netflix and EarthLink
  • There are 4.2 million pomographic websites, which is 12% of all the
    websites on the internet
  • Every day there are 68 million (25% of the total) search engine
    requests for pomographic terms
  • 42.7% of internet users view pom
  • The average age of first exposure to pomography is 11 years old and
    80% of 15-17 year olds have had multiple hard-cor e exposure
  • The 35-49 age group is the largest consumer of internet pomography
  • 47% of Christians say that pomography is a major problem in the home
  • 17% of women struggle with pomography addiction and 70% of women
    keep their cyber activities secret
  • The USA produces 89% of all pomographic web pages (Germany is the
    next biggest producer, producing 4% of all pomographic web pages)