This is the eighth article about the outcomes of the BDSM and Money Survey. It particulars a few of the solutions given by the 41 pro-dom/mes who answered the survey. It’s a small group so that is actually only for curiosity solely. I would attempt to do a bigger survey a while on this neighborhood. It’d be nice to get feedback from folks on this line of labor.
The survey requested folks to say which quintile of US or UK revenue they fell into.
The most typical response for Pro Dom/mes answering the survey was the second quintile (“More than £13,000 or $11,000 however lower than £20,000 or $29,000”), which they have been more likely to fall into than the inhabitants as a complete, and somewhat extra seemingly than all of the individuals who took half within the survey.
six out of ten of the professional dom/mes responding mentioned they have been bisexual. Only one respondent mentioned they have been gay. The relaxation declared heterosexuality.
More than half mentioned they have been Tops/dominants. One in 5 every mentioned they have been both submissive or change. Half mentioned they have been sadists/masochists, a 3rd dominants/submissives and a fifth that their dynamic was Master/mistress and slave.
The prime three BDSM parts have been, first to 3rd, management, bondage and fetish. Pain got here fourth.
AZ quarter of the pattern provided pro-sub companies along with pro-dom/me companies. Four out of ten additionally provided different intercourse employee companies.
A 3rd mentioned they weren’t in a relationship and the same (barely decrease) proportion mentioned that their BDSM relationship was their solely relationship.
Three-quarters say they play in personal and simply lower than that play in public.
Just over half have intercourse with folks they play with.
In a listing of 9 areas of leisure spending BDSM got here prime so as of significance by this group forward oh holidays, household occasions and consuming out (second, third and fourth).
Nearly three-quarters had spent cash on tattoos and just below two-thirds had spent cash on physique piercings.
Two thirds had spent cash on dungeon rent and a 3rd on different folks’s professional companies.
Nearly all had spent cash on sneakers and boots and round two-thirds had spent cash on latex/rubber (the least frequent kind of fetish put on purchased).
41 individuals who mentioned they have been pro-dom/mes answered the survey. 27 mentioned they have been from the UK, 12 from the USA and two from elsewhere. 31 mentioned they have been feminine, eight male and two different. Two have been excluded as a result of their solutions seemed to be falsified.
Most mentioned they have been in employment – 11 saying they labored as much as 34 hours per week and 18 saying they labored 35 hours or extra.
Other survey articles
The BDSM surveys