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57 percent of pastors and 36 percent of parishioners label porn addiction the No. 1 sexual issue damaging their congregations.

Christianity Today International survey, as reported in Leadership Journal, Winter 2005

51 percent of U.S. adults surveyed believe that pornography raises men's expectations of how women should look and changes men's expectations of how women should behave.

"No Consensus Among American Public on the Effects of Pornography on Adults or Children or What Government Should Do About It," Harris Poll, Oct. 7, 2005, harrisinteractive.com

Three-fourths of men and 41 percent of women say they've viewed or downloaded online erotic films and videos.

MSNBC.com and Ellemagazine poll, 2004

More than 38 million Americans visited adult Web sites in December 2005.

Nielsen NetRatings, Internet usage analyst

Nearly 40 percent of the male population of Britain used pornographic Web sites in 2005.

Nielsen NetRatings, for the Independent on Sunday (U.K.)

40 percent of surveyed adults believe that pornography harms relationships between men and women.

"No Consensus Among American Public on the Effects of Pornography on Adults or Children or What Government Should Do About It," Harris Poll, Oct. 7, 2005, harrisinteractive.com 30 percent of surveyed adults said a partner's use of pornography made them feel more like a sex object.

"Marriage-Related Research," Dr. Mark A. Yarhouse,Christian Counseling Today, August 2004

23 percent of surveyed adults believe "whether one likes it or not, people should have full access to pornography under the ... First Amendment."

"No Consensus Among American Public on the Effects of Pornography on Adults or Children or What Government Should Do About It," Harris Poll, Oct. 7, 2005, harrisinteractive.com

Two-thirds of lawyers at the 2003 meeting of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers said the Internet had significantly contributed to divorces in the prior year.

"The porn factor," Time magazine, Jan. 19, 2004

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