Photos: These Indian cities top the list in online purchase of sex products

26-Aug-2016
  • A recent survey conducted by a lifestyle e-commerce platform had some interesting findings

    A recent survey conducted by a lifestyle e-commerce platform had some interesting findings

  • Smaller cities like Nagpur, Surat and Jaipur have 87 per cent people preferring to purchase sex toys and other sexual wellness products online

    Smaller cities like Nagpur, Surat and Jaipur have 87 per cent people preferring to purchase sex toys and other sexual wellness products online

  • Only 32 per cent of consumers in big cities like Bangalore, Mumbai and Pune are willing to buy the products offline

    Only 32 per cent of consumers in big cities like Bangalore, Mumbai and Pune are willing to buy the products offline

  • When it comes to purchasing these products online, women (77 per cent ) are just a little ahead of men (73 per cent)

    When it comes to purchasing these products online, women (77 per cent ) are just a little ahead of men (73 per cent)

  • The survey also reveals consumer behaviour across product categories. While men in Tier II cities like Gurgaon, Nashik, Pune, Vadodra, Indore and Jaipur are buying performance enhancers and delaying gels, women are investing more in seductive lingerie and erotic lip balms

    The survey also reveals consumer behaviour across product categories. While men in Tier II cities like Gurgaon, Nashik, Pune, Vadodra, Indore and Jaipur are buying performance enhancers and delaying gels, women are investing more in seductive lingerie and erotic lip balms

  • The study also suggested that there are no inhibitions among consumers in ordering these products from their workplace

    The study also suggested that there are no inhibitions among consumers in ordering these products from their workplace

  • In cities like Gurgaon, 30 per cent of the erotic e-commerce purchases are being made from office or through corporate accounts

    In cities like Gurgaon, 30 per cent of the erotic e-commerce purchases are being made from office or through corporate accounts

  • The incorporation of adult sex toys in one's lifetime is becoming less of a taboo and more of an integral addition for most urbane bedrooms, said the co-founder of the lifestyle e-commerce platform Kinkpin, Reetinder Singh<br/>
<b>- With inputs from Agencies</b>

    The incorporation of adult sex toys in one's lifetime is becoming less of a taboo and more of an integral addition for most urbane bedrooms, said the co-founder of the lifestyle e-commerce platform Kinkpin, Reetinder Singh
    - With inputs from Agencies

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