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AB/DL Survey #1 Part 3 Results


Sections: Survey #1 part 1 - 2 - joys - 3 - events - 4 - messages - 5 - 6 & 7

Edit 19 December 2016: These results have been updated per the tenth year standards update.

Questions # 14-17

"When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up." -C.S. Lewis

14) Was there some event that you think might have originally caused your interest in diapers or babyhood, or did the interest seem to always be there?

N=1466 % Option
1 448 31%My interests were there before, but at some time I realized that I was different; that others around me didn't share the interest.
2 289 20%My interests were probably caused by a specific event (stumbling across a reference to ABDL activities somewhere, getting introduced to it, an incident of emotional trauma, trying a new kink, sexual abuse, etc.)
3 320 22%My interests started at a certain time, but I'm not sure what event caused them.
4 224 15%I remember acting on my interests in diapers and babyhood, but don't remember when they started or when I realized that they made me different.
5 130 9%I was wearing diapers already for bedwetting or incontinence, and noticed that I was starting to enjoy wearing them or being a baby.
6 34 2%I decided to try adding diapers or babyhood to my existing ageplay, BDSM, fetish, etc., interest.
7 21 1%None. I've never had an interest in diapers or babyhood.

15)How old were you, in years, when this realization or event happened? Please give your best estimate.

N=1425 %
0 3 0%
1 1 0%
2 12 1%
3 57 4%
4 96 7%
5 169 12%
6 115 8%
7 98 7%
8 121 8%
9 57 4%
10 118 8%
11 56 4%
12 132 9%
13 73 5%
14 62 4%
15 40 3%
16 37 3%
17 31 2%
18 17 1%
19 12 1%
20 19 1%
21 7 0%
22 5 0%
23 3 0%
24 5 0%
25 10 1%
26 9 1%
27 1 0%
28 4 0%
29+ 55 4%
Erratum 14 Feb 2017: For two months, these results mistakenly included 54 participants who left Q15 blank. Values shown for them were due to a software bug. Before correction, the percentiles for ages 1 yr (1%) and 3 yr (5%) differed.

16)How would you describe what happened?

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17)In your late childhood and teens, how did you feel about your being interested in diapers or babyhood? Please choose the closest match. If more than one occured, choose the one that lasted longer or had more influence.

N=1477 % Option
1 256 17%It was a lot safer than some other things I could have been into.
2 175 12%It was OK.
3 555 38%It was weird but not wrong.
4 290 20%It was wrong/unacceptable.
5 44 3%It was sinful.
6 29 2%It was a disease to be cured.
7 128 9%I wasn't interested in them back then.

Survey #1 part 1 - 2 - joys - 3 - events - 4 - messages - 5 - 6 & 7

Email BitterGrey[mail] Last Update: 14 Feb 2017| First Posted 24 March 2008


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