Even given the low estimates of half a percent -- that equals 1.5 million in the U. alone, or about 1 out of every 100 people of a sexually active age.
Many swingers, especially females, are active in the Life Style due to bisexual curiosity.
Looking for a couple with a bisexual female, between 35 and 40, within 20 miles?
Just as it has become more socially acceptable to be gay or lesbian, sexual attitudes toward bisexuals and partner swapping are also changing.
The taboo that society places on everything it categorizes as "out of the norm" has kept both homosexuals and swingers in the closet. Perhaps in a few years, it will be the "in thing" to be a swinger.
As the quality of swinger events, websites and clubs improves, more people are willing to join the fun. Swing Life yields pages of matches, many of which are within a mile of where you are. Numerous studies and polls give widely varying results on how many swingers there really are.
The Internet Life Style dating websites have proven to be an invaluable tool for couples and singles looking to find like-minded adults. However, it's pretty safe to assume that no less than one-half of a percent of the U. population is actively involved in some sort of sexual activity that falls into the general category of swinging.
Adult Swingers now, on the other hand, we can make fairly good estimates -- based on information coming from a variety of sources (including the Internet).
Adult Swingers in the past, meeting another couple often took weeks of mailing photos and writing letters before the meeting actually took place.
Even if you enter a distance range, age range and other basic criteria, there are still too many results to consider.
Narrow that search down and you've found several perfect matches that are only a few miles away.
Only a few years ago, before the Internet era, swingers were essentially a secret society, meeting each other through dating magazines purchased at adult bookstores.