If you lucked out and happened to live near a swingers club, it probably wasn't a very attractive or "upscale" place.
Whether you're looking for something voyeuristic or a full-blown orgy, you can find it online. Whether it's same room sex, a threesome or even an orgy, many sexual activities are included.
At a minimum these studies indicate that a lot of people are receptive to the idea of swinging. As knowledge and freedom expand, so will the numbers that participate.
Given the thousands of swinger clubs, resorts, conventions, websites, private parties and related events, it's easy to agree that swingers are everywhere.
As information becomes more freely available via the Internet, more and more couples talk about it and decide to give it a try.
Even given the low estimates of half a percent -- that equals 1.5 million in the U. alone, or about 1 out of every 100 people of a sexually active age.
Many swingers, especially females, are active in the Life Style due to bisexual curiosity.
In the past it was quite difficult and time consuming to meet like-minded people using the magazines gleaned from the adult bookstores and that made it easy to give up.
With the Internet, you're only a few clicks away from finding thousands of swingers who are just what you're looking for.
Only a few years ago, before the Internet era, swingers were essentially a secret society, meeting each other through dating magazines purchased at adult bookstores.