There are countless jokes about size, overcompensating, and men vastly overstating their size to others. This issue can be especially prevalent in the gay community. With this in mind, we were interested in finding the average penis size in each state, so we conducted a nationwide survey of just over 1, men. The twist? We asked two questions: What is your penis length at full erection and what length do you say your penis is at full erection when asked by potential partners, dates, or significant others? This data is not to shame any state or region, but to instead gain insight on how different areas compare in both their reported size and what they tell others.
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Did you know, for example, that humans are better endowed than all our primate cousins? You may expect a gorilla to be better hung than you but you would be wrong, both in terms of absolute and relative size. Over the weekend we heard a penis transplant on a year-old in South Africa had apparently been a success. He had lost his penis in a botched circumcision at age 18 but now has a fully functioning member, capable of urination, erection, orgasm and ejaculation. It makes you wonder if one day, lab-grown or donated penises will be grafted on to men who have extreme concerns over size.
A leading blog on the science of sex, love, and relationships, written by social psychologist Dr. Justin Lehmiller. While some research suggests that there might indeed be some truth to this idea, the findings warrant a hefty dose of caution. Here why:. The main study cited as support for the idea that gay men are more well endowed that heterosexual men was published in in the Archives of Sexual Behavior.
Six inches is the average length of a male erection, right? More or less? More 6.