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Coronavirus Outbreak Increases the Number of Porn Website Visitors

Coronavirus Outbreak Increases the Number of Porn Website Visitors (newsbtc)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - To break the chain of the coronavirus outbreak which has caused a shock among the population of the world, a number of countries have implemented a lockdown policy to protect the public from the deadly coronavirus attacks.

Some companies have also implement work from home policies. In addition, a number of schools and universities have also conducted online teaching and learning activities.

As a result, the Corona outbreak actually indirectly help boost internet data consumption. One service that has seen an increase in internet activities is porn sites.

The Pornhub site, which has been the pioneer of porn videos, reveals the fact in the rise of visitors during the coronavirus outbreak.

As it is known, there are 120 million Pornhub site visitors every day. During the Coronavirus pandemic emergency, the porn website saw an average rise of viewers by 5.7 percent. The peak of the visit to Pornhub was at dawn, at around 2 am.

From this surge in traffic, Italy became the country with the most visitors on March 11, 2020, with a surge of 13.8 percent of visitors to PornHub in Italy.

Belgium became the second country with the highest surge of visitors to PornHub, followed by the Netherlands, Czech Republic, Japan, Singapore, and India.

The increase in the number of visitors is mainly due to many people who spend their time in on their cellphones or laptops to work or to spend free time while quarantining themselves at home.