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Everything You Need To Know About The UK's Porn Habits

So there appear to be a lot of searches for "ginger" and... "chav". NSFW language, obviously.

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Pornhub has exclusively revealed to BuzzFeed News the porn-watching habits of people in the UK. The data also reveals when people in the UK watch porn, and on what devices.

These are the 20 most popular search terms in the UK and how they compare to America and the rest of the world:

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It would appear UK viewers are bigger fans of lesbian porn than their US counterparts, and considerably more interested in the genre compared to the rest of the world.

Pornhub said previous studies in places such as Germany and Spain showed that a nation will typically rank its own nationality highly, explaining the huge popularity of "British" searches and why the word makes it to second on the list.

Other significant differences between the UK and the US include a larger proportion of searches for "Indian", "schoolgirl", and "British MILF".

In terms of search terms that are dramatically different in the UK though, nothing compares to the popularity of looking up the word "chav".

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The search term is 17,749% more popular in the UK than the US.

"Dogging", "latex", and "Muslim" are also significantly more interesting to the British porn-watcher.

It's a similar situation when you compare the UK searches on Pornhub to the rest of the world.

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In the UK we appear to be much bigger fans of searches for "jerk off instructions", "massive tits" and "granny".

A previous look at Pornhub's data at the start of the year revealed "Lisa Ann" was the top search term everywhere in the UK apart from England, where "British" was the most popular.

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Despite the fact she's clearly not a porn star, Kim Kardashian ranks number two in the new list.

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The British seem less keen on Mrs West's wife's sex tape compared to their American cousins, however.

In terms of how people watch porn, the UK leads the world in views from tablet devices.

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American porn fans appear to be much happier to search on their phones than everyone else.

Pornhub said the peak hours for activity in the UK are between 9pm and 12am, with the hour between 11pm and midnight seeing the most action – almost 8% of the entire day’s activity.

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The least popular time to be searching for porn in the UK is 4–5am, although there is a surprising amount of activity at 4–5pm – the fifth most popular time slot.

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