" as apparent self-objectification may not only encourage people to interpret them as an object, but can make people less attracted to them as a subject and therefore relatively more attracted to them as an object - it may result in a double objectification effect (creating a unique influence on the subconscious and therefore the conscious mind's ability to reconcile the illusion) "

- philosophy of the body  

                              - two wrongs don't make a right -

Order Against Objectification

Order Against the Objectification of Women

Consistency


(Browse)

Statistics

Objectification Statistics

MoralityDescriptionPercentage Experience
Fornication(the mutual use of a body)  
Prostitution(the selling of a body)  
Impurity(the use of a body)  
Murder(the termination of a body)  
Indecency(the disrespect of a body)  
Sodomy(the indiscriminate use of a body)  
Assault(the unwanted use of a body)  
Ignobility(the under-appreciation of a body)  

IndicatorSourceLink
FornicationPublic Health Reports (2007)http://www.publichealthreports.org/archives/issueopen.cfm?articleID=1784
ObjectificationLighted Candlehttp://www.lightedcandle.org/pornstats/stats.asp
AbortionJohnstons Archivehttp://www.johnstonsarchive.net/policy/abortion/uslifetimeab.html
HomosexualityAustralian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Societyhttp://www.publish.csiro.au/?act=view_file&file_id=NB03040.pdf
AssaultRAINNhttp://www.rainn.org/statistics

MoralityDescriptionPercentage Regularity
Fornication(the mutual use of a body)  
Prostitution(the selling of a body)  
Impurity(the use of a body)  
Murder(the termination of a body)  
Indecency(the disrespect of a body)  
Sodomy(the unnatural use of a body)  
Assault(the unwanted use of a body)  
Ignobility(the under-appreciation of a body)  

IndicatorSourceLink
Fornication (% pregnancy) Unmarried.org and Johnstons Archivehttp://www.unmarried.org/statistics.html http://www.johnstonsarchive.net/policy/abortion/ab-unitedstates.html
ObjectificationFamily Safe Mediahttp://www.familysafemedia.com/pornography_statistics.html
Abortion (% birth)Johnstons Archivehttp://www.johnstonsarchive.net/policy/abortion/ab-unitedstates.html
Exclusive HomosexualityAustralian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Societyhttp://www.publish.csiro.au/?act=view_file&file_id=NB03040.pdf
AssaultU.S. Bureau of Justice Statisticshttp://bjsdata.ojp.usdoj.gov/dataonline/Search/Crime/State/statebystaterun.cfm?stateid=52



Preliminary Statistics (2008)

This section contains some preliminary work on western social evolution leading to the development of our focus on objectification theory. The following material was created 2 December 2008 and first published 17 July 2009.

United States Social Evolution Statistics Normalised (PDF)

IndicatorSourceLink
Food ConsumptionFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Stateshttp://faostat.fao.org/site/610/default.aspx#ancor
PopulationU.S. Census Bureau, Population Division
ObesityCenters for Diasease Control and Prevention (June 16, 2005 - obesityspeakerspoint.doc)
AbortionCenters for Diasease Control and Preventionhttp://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/figures/s511a1f1.gif / http://www.johnstonsarchive.net/policy/abortion/ab-unitedstates.html
ObjectificationFamily Safe Media and Lighted Candlehttp://www.familysafemedia.com/pornography_statistics.html / http://www.lightedcandle.org/pornstats/stats.asp
ContraceptiveU.S. Census Bureauhttp://www.census.gov/ipc/prod/wp96/wp96057.pdf
CrimeU.S. Bureau of Justice Statisticshttp://bjsdata.ojp.usdoj.gov/dataonline/Search/Crime/State/statebystaterun.cfm?stateid=52
SuicideWorld Health Organisation http://www.who.int/mental_health/media/unitstates.pdf / http://www.who.int/mental_health/prevention/suicide/country_reports/en/index.html
ReligionSociologist Stanley Presser of the University of Maryland and research assistant Linda Stinson of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statisticshttp://www.religioustolerance.org/rel_rate.htm
DivorceU.S. Census Bureauhttp://www.census.gov/hhes/socdemo/marriage/ (heavy extrapolation)
BirthUN Datahttp://data.un.org/Data.aspx?q=world+population&d=PopDiv&f=variableID%3A53%3BcrID%3A900
MenarcheBrudevoll et al 1979 *

* See also; Norway: Ann Hum Biol. 1991 May-Jun;18(3):207-19,
China: Graham MJ, Larsen U, Xu X.Secular trend in age at menarche in China: a case study of two rural counties in Anhui Province.J Biosoc Sci. 1999 Apr;31(2):257-67.
France: The trend toward earlier menarche in France. Journal of Human Evolution. 1981;10(8):623-25.
South Korea the Ansan Study.Ann Hum Biol. 2003 Jul-Aug;30(4):434-42.
Spain: Prado, C. Secular change in menarche in women in Madrid. Annals of Human Biology. 1984 Mar-Apr;11(2):165-6.
Japan: Hoshi, H; Kouchi, M. Secular trend at the age at menarche of Japanese girls with special regard to the secular acceleration of the age at peak height velocity. Human Biology. 1981 Dec;53(4):593-8.
Netherlands: Fredriks AM, van Buuren S, Burgmeijer RJ, Meulmeester JF, Beuker RJ, Brugman E, Roede MJ, Verloove-Vanhorick SP, Wit JM. Continuing positive secular growth change in The Netherlands 1955-1997. Pediatr Res. 2000 Mar;47(3):316-23.
Belgium: Wellens, R, Malina, RM, Beunen G, Lefevre J. Age at menarche in Flemish girls: current status and secular change in the 20th century. Ann Hum Biol. 1990 Mar-Apr;17(2):145-52.
UK: Cameron, N. The growth of London schoolchildren 1904-1966: an analysis of secular trend and intra-county variation. Ann Hum Biol. 1979 Nov-Dec;6(6):505-25.
Denmark: Helm, P, Grolund, L. A halt in the secular trend towards earlier menarche in Denmark. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 1998 Feb;77(2):198-200.)


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