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Survey - AB/DL Odds and Ends part 1 - Basics


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Edit 1 Jan 2017: These results have been updated per the 2016 standards updates, and to remove an additional, duplicate submission..

1)Nickname(optional):

2)Email Address(optional):

3)In what year were you born?

N=685 % Option
3 0% 1935-1939
3 0% 1940-1944
13 2% 1945-1949
45 7% 1950-1954
36 5% 1955-1959
55 8% 1960-1964
41 6% 1965-1969
51 7% 1970-1974
77 11% 1975-1979
79 12% 1980-1984
130 19% 1985-1989
152 22% 1990-1994

4)Where were you born?

N=681 % Option
1 526 77% North America (excluding the Pacific Islands)
2 8 1% Central or South America
3 92 13% Europe (excluding Eastern Europe) or Great Britain
4 4 1% Eastern Europe or Russia
5 6 1% Asia (excluding Russia and India): China, Japan, Korea, Philippines, Etc.
6 24 4% Australia or New Zealand
7 3 0% Pacific Islands: Hawaii, Papua New Guinea, Etc.
8 0 0% India or Pakistan
9 7 1% Africa
10 11 2% Other (please specify)

Responses for 'other' included:

(In this and following lists of 'other' responses, the statistic above and the length of the list might not match. Some participants filled in the blank without selecting 'other' option among the multiple choices. Other responses were excluded because the participant asked not to be quoted. Other responses are excluded or merged for other reasons, such as redundancy.)

5)What was the predominant religion in the community where you were raised?

N=678 % Option
1 204 30% Christian (Catholic)
2 409 60% Christian (other)
3 1 0% Islam
4 0 0% Hinduism
5 2 0% Buddhism
6 1 0% Traditional/folk religion (African, Chinese, etc.)
7 1 0% Sikhism
8 9 1% Judaism
9 51 8% Other (please specify)

This question specifically related to the environment of the participant's upbringing. This avoids confounding causes and effects between the participant's interests and beliefs. Options for 'athiest' and 'agnostic' were absent because these belief systems couldn't be connected with a consistent system of values and morays. Responses for 'other' included:

6)What is your race? Mark one or more boxes.

N=676 Option
637 White (non-Hispanic)
25 Hispanic
11 Black or African American
19 American Indian or Alaska Native
1 Asian Indian
4 Chinese
0 Filipino
1 Japanese
2 Korean
0 Vietnamese
2 Other Asian (enter below)
1 Native Hawaiian
0 Guamanian or Chamorro
0 Samoan
0 Other Pacific Islander (enter bellow)
4 Some other race (enter bellow)
8 I would prefer not to answer

Responses for 'other' included:

7)What level of education have you achieved? If you were educated outside the U.S., please choose the most comparable degree.

N=682 % Option
1 20 3% No diploma
2 111 16% High school graduate or equivalent (GED)
3 222 33% Some college, no degree
4 86 13% Associate's degree (for example, AA, AS)
5 152 22% Bachelor's degree (for example, BA, BS)
6 65 10% Master's degree (for example, MA, MS, Eng, MEd, MSW, MBA)
7 14 2% Professional degree (for example, MD, DDS, DVM, LLB, JD)
8 12 2% Doctoral degree (for example, PhD, EdD)

8)Are you...
(Please only include gender identity as an adult, as opposed to when playing a baby, etc.)

N=680 % Option
1 574 84% Male
2 64 9% Female
3 8 1% Male Transvestite (mainly identifies as male, dresses as an adult woman)
4 18 3% Male to Female Transsexual
5 2 0% Female Transvestite (mainly identifies as female, dresses as an adult man)
6 3 0% Female to Male Transsexual
7 0 0% Biologically intersexed
8 11 2% Other:

Responses for 'other' were:

9What is your sexual orientation? (Please answer based on your sexual preferences, as opposed to actual practices.)

N=683 % Option
1 356 52% Heterosexual
2 109 16% Between Heterosexual and Bisexual, or Bi leaning toward heterosexual
3 72 11% Bisexual
4 33 5% Between Homosexual and Bisexual, or Bi learning toward homosexual
5 52 8% Homosexual
6 26 4% Solo (sexual): Even if I could have my choice of partners, I'd masturbate, etc., alone.
7 35 5% Asexual: I don't desire any form of sexual expression at any time.

10 Based on your interests, which description best fits you? ( If you are both an AB/DL and a caregiver, please answer based on which you have had the strongest desire to be. )

N=684 % Option
1 126 18% Diaper Lover (DL) only (loves diapers, but not roleplay)
2 193 28% mostly DL but sometimes AB
3 122 18% equally AB and DL
4 98 14% mostly AB but sometimes DL
5 83 12% Adult Baby (AB) only (loves roleplay, generally including diapers)
6 12 2% mommy/daddy/caregiver
7 0 0% the partner of an AB/DL
8 3 0% non-AB/DL ageplayer
9 4 1% non-AB/DL BDSM enthusiast
10 0 0% the partner of a non-AB/DL ageplay or BDSM enthusiast
11 11 2% can't decide
12 32 5% Other:

Responses for 'other' were:

To avoid temptation, the "AB" degree was excluded from the examples to question #7.


Survey #4 part 1 - 2 - help - 3 - 4 - practices - favorites

Email BitterGrey[mail] Last Update: 1 Jan 2017| First Posted 23 Sept 2013


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