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One in five men in Switzerland has paid at least once in his life to have sex, a new study shows.

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Re: Swiss biggest fans of prostitution after Spanish

I'd love to talk to someone who does these studies about prostitution. I take for a fact that people lie about sex in general and this kind of questions in particular. I might be wrong, but the methodological problems would be a very interesting topic of conversation.
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It must be all those male E/F users bumping up the stats!
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Re: Swiss biggest fans of prostitution after Spanish

that does not surprise us, pass many brothels with their red-lights etc, the odd one appears to be 24hrs
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Re: Swiss biggest fans of prostitution after Spanish

I've been surprised to see how 'open' they are about prostitution here compared to the part of the UK i come from, where everything happens behind closed doors. There again, I'm in Ipswich and the Suffolk Prostitution Murders a few years ago may account for that!!

But I have been surprised to see young woman seeing it as a profession they want to get into here in Switzerland. Going off to Geneva and the UN for the businessmen. It seems a very common thing here. Then you have the businessmen bringing in the eastern european girls to 'brighten' up their clubs. Oh yes, i've had my eyes opened!!
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I'd love to talk to someone who does these studies about prostitution. I take for a fact that people lie about sex in general and this kind of questions in particular. I might be wrong, but the methodological problems would be a very interesting topic of conversation.
If someone can help...

I agree totally. I will conduct my own controlled experiment---for science.

Wonder if I can get an SNF grant for this?
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I agree totally. I will conduct my own controlled experiment---for science.

Wonder if I can get an SNF grant for this?
too late...has been already done --> google "prostitution site:snf.ch"
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Re: Swiss biggest fans of prostitution after Spanish

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Anyone seen a girl along the Limmatquai wearing Vibrams? Those heels really can't be doing her feet any good....
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One in five men in Switzerland has paid at least once in his life to have sex, a new study shows.

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No need to pay for it. Just follow this lot round on their protest tour!

http://www.blick.ch/news/schweiz/zue...dustrie-186657
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Re: Swiss biggest fans of prostitution after Spanish

one way or another all men pay for sex
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Re: Swiss biggest fans of prostitution after Spanish

If it's true that every fifth Swiss man visits a prostitute once in his life and there are say 2'000'000 Swiss men at any given moment, then: 400000 (1/5) single visits over 50 years average out at 8000 visits total per year. This gives a daily total of 22 Swiss men visiting a prostitute (in the whole of Switzerland) per day. If there are 10000 prostitutes in CH then they are certainly on the bread line unless of course the numbers are made up by foreigners and others who fill the pros' purses. (Not meant as a pun!)
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And 1 in 5 men in Switzerland is an üssländer.

Coincidence? I wonder....
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If it's true that every fifth Swiss man visits a prostitute once in his life and there are say 2'000'000 Swiss men at any given moment, then: 400000 (1/5) single visits over 50 years average out at 8000 visits total per year. This gives a daily total of 22 Swiss men visiting a prostitute (in the whole of Switzerland) per day. If there are 10000 prostitutes in CH then they are certainly on the bread line unless of course the numbers are made up by foreigners and others who fill the pros' purses. (Not meant as a pun!)
key phrase "at least once". what if on average it is 1/5 of men and average period between visits is 1 week?
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And 1 in 5 men in Switzerland is an üssländer.

Coincidence? I wonder....
No need to wonder! Clearly, those filthy üssländers are stealing all the Swiss girls! Who can blame them, really? Most of us bathe, don't wear red shoes, and know that showing a lady a good time doesn't involve a visit to the local cheese museum. The poor native lads are left with handfuls of daddy's money and no no one to spend it on except the professionals.
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key phrase "at least once". what if on average it is 1/5 of men and average period between visits is 1 week?


Exactly, that's something else.
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Re: Swiss biggest fans of prostitution after Spanish

Ticino has more than 1000 registered prostitutes (and who knows how many unregistered), which translates into one for every 300 people (men, women, children)!

Of course, most brothels are located near the border.

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One in five men in Switzerland has paid at least once in his life to have sex, a new study shows.
I must admit I am one of those Swiss men. In the course of 30 years I paid around two million CHF for sex, usually two numbers a year, three times if I was lucky and one year even four times. All in all about 70 or 80 sessions, makes more than CHF 25,000 per act.

Granted, besides sex, said money also bought me up to two warm meals per week, but on the other hand, that woman still is still getting about 85 % of my net income, and she firmly believes that's all right because I eventually ran away because not the slightest chance of an improvement was in sight. She still wonders why I left her, and she still doesn't ask herself why I never cheated on her, didn't get into a drinking habit and never started beating her up on a regular basis.

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One in five men in Switzerland has paid at least once in his life to have sex, a new study shows.
I thought more than 20% of men in Switzerland had been married?
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Re: Swiss biggest fans of prostitution after Spanish

I'm surprised they need prostitution after Spanish. They mustn't be doing it right.
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One in five men in Switzerland has paid at least once in his life to have sex, a new study shows.
It isn't clear whether, by repeating this, you're (a) expressing being gobsmacked, (b) displaying moral outrage, or (c) calling for greater effort.

And surely Berlusconi should rightfully head the list?
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