The sex industry is a multi-million dollar industry—recession or not—and the LoveHoney Sex Map shows the areas in the UK where consumers tend to invest in sexual products and endeavours.
According to LoveHoney (an online retailer of sex toys) UK consumers spend about GBP 315 million on sex products annually. To create their LoveHoney Sex Map, the company first sampled more than 500,000 of their own online orders, and subsquently aggregated the data into regions as well as adding sales date from other retailers and manufacturers in the industry. According to Springwise, the LoveHoney Sex Map ultimately shows annual per-capita spending on sex products for towns with populations of 10,000 people or more. Find out more about the LoveHoney Sex Map on their website.