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Tim Sullivan, President of Match.com, said, "is taking love to the four corners of the earth.
We have members in 246 countries and territories worldwide, across six continents, using more than 30 unique sites in 18 different languages.
Pornography had an almost non-existent role in divorce just seven or eight years ago." (Divorcewizards.com) A 1996 Promise Keepers survey at one of their stadium events revealed that over 50% of the men in attendance were involved with pornography within one week of attending the event.
51% of pastors say cyber-porn is a possible temptation.
The total porn industry revenue for 2006: .3 billion in the United States; billion worldwide (Internet Filter Review). Hotel viewership for adult films: 55% (cbsnews.com).
Adult industry says traffic is 20-30% children (NRC Report 2002, 3.3). 1 in 7 children who use the internet have been sexually solicated - 2005. 2 in 5 abductions of children ages 15-17 are due to Internet contact (San Diego Police Dept.).
Youth with significant exposure to sexuality in the media were shown to be significantly more likely to have had intercourse at ages 14 to 16 (Report in Pediatrics, April, 2006). (Internet Filter Review) 1 in 4 kids participate in Real Time Chat. 1 in 5 children (10 to 17 years old) receives unwanted sexual solicitations online (Youth Internet Safety Survey, U. 76% of victims in Net-initiated sexual exploitation cases were 13-15, 75% were girls.
The Internet was a significant factor in 2 out of 3 divorces (American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers in 2003 - divorcewizards.com).
9 out of 10 children aged between the ages of 8 and 16 have viewed pornography on the Internet, in most cases unintentionally (London School of Economics January 2002).
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. 57% of pastors say that addiction to pornography is the most sexually damaging issue to their congregation (Christians and Sex Leadership Journal Survey, March 2005).