Number of people the porn industry employs in California.


Stat: The porn industry employs an excess of 12,000 people in California. In California alone the porn industry pays over $36 million in taxes every year."

Stat Categories: Pornography Stats / Adult Entertainment Stats

Tags: California,porn industry employment,pornography,sex,XXX

Years: 2003

Stat Source: Bill Lyon, a former lobbyist for the defense industry turned lobbyist for porn, as quoted by CBS News November 2003.

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Blazing Grace

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

Related Categories: None

Share on:

Related Stats / Figures

Stat Data / Info Details
Two thirds of those who visit websites with sexual content say their Internet activities haven't affected their level of sexual activity with their partners, though 75% report masturbating while on line. See Full Stat Info
20% of the church-going female participants struggle with looking at pornography on an ongoing basis. See Full Stat Info
In California alone the porn industry pays over $36 million in taxes every year." See Full Stat Info
44% of churchgoers want to hear more scriptural teaching from their pastors on the subject of sex, 22% of pastors feel they should spend more time on the topic, 85% of pastors say they speak about sexual issues once a year, 63% of churchgoers say their pastors do so See Full Stat Info
44% of U.S. workers with an internet connection admitted to accessing an X rated website at work in the month of March 2004, as compared to 40% of home users and 59% of University users. See Full Stat Info
April 6, 2007: 70% of Christians admitted to struggling with porn in their daily lives. From a non-scientific poll taken by XXXChurch, as reported by CNN. See Full Stat Info
72% said they used porn to masturbate/for physical release, 69% - to sexually arouse themselves and/or others, 54% - out of curiosity, 43% - "because I can fantasize about things I would not necessarily want in real life, 38% - to distract myself See Full Stat Info
Every 39 minutes: a new pornographic video is being created in the United States See Full Stat Info
54% of the pastors had viewed Internet pornography within the last year, and 30% of these had visited within the last 30 days. See Full Stat Info
The No. 1 search term used at search engine sites is the word ?sex?. See Full Stat Info
50% of pastors regularly look at porn. See Full Stat Info
24% percent of image searches were for child pornography See Full Stat Info
2006 Top Adult Search Requests: Sex (75,608,612), Adult Dating (30,288,325), Adult DVD (13,684,718), Porn (23,629,211), Sex Toys (15,955,566), Teen Sex 913,982,729), Free Sex (13,484,7769), Adult Sex ( 13,362,995), Sex Ads (13,230,137), Group Sex (12,964,651), Free Porn (12,964,651), XXX (12,065,000), Sex Chat (11,861,035), Anal Sex (9,960,074), Cyber Sex (8,502,524), XXX Videos (7,411,220), Playboy (6,641,209), Teen Porn (6,130,065), Nude (5,487,925), Sexy (4,344,924) See Full Stat Info
US adults who regularly visit Internet pornography websites: 40 million See Full Stat Info
2005 United States - US Pornography Revenues: $12.62 billion See Full Stat Info
39 million homes receive the adult channels in scrambled form See Full Stat Info
Hollywood currently releases 11,000 adult movies per year ? more than 20 times the mainstream movie production. See Full Stat Info
83% of the daily programming most frequently watched by adolescents that contains some sexual content See Full Stat Info
Age Group of the largest consumer of Internet pornography: 35 - 49 age group See Full Stat Info
Daily Gnutella "child pornography" requests: 116000 See Full Stat Info
At 13.3 billion, the 2006 revenues of the sex and porn industry in the U.S. are bigger than the NFL, NBA and Major League Baseball combined. Worldwide sex industry sales for 2006 are reported to be 97 billion. See Full Stat Info
25% of all search results are for porn. See Full Stat Info
Percentage of visitors to adult websites who are women: 1 in 3 visitors See Full Stat Info
47% percent of families said pornography is a problem in their home. See Full Stat Info
33% of clergy admitted to having visited a sexually explicit Web site. Of those who had visited a porn site, 53% had visited such sites ?a few times? in the past year, and 18% visit sexually explicit sites between a couple of times a month and more than once a week. See Full Stat Info
Top US City Search Requests for the term "Porn": 1. Elmhurst, IL 2. Stockton, CA 3. Meriden, CT 4. Chandler, AZ 5. Louisville, KY 6. Irvine, CA 7. Kansas City, KS 8. Norfolk, VA 9. Tampa, FL 10. Oklahoma City, OK See Full Stat Info

News / Press / Blogs Mentioning This Stat

There are no news articles listed.

Market Research Reports Mentioning / Related to this Stat / Figure

There are no reports listed.

Comment on this Stat

Edit | Back