Chatroulette hung men
For example, females tended to be younger than males, with 23% under 20 (vs. The most popular countries are shown below: The overall pervert rate in Chatroulette is 13%.
This means about 1 in 8 chat sessions will have something decidedly Rated R (or NC-17) on the other end.
Bringing down the global average is the United States, which boasts the lowest pervert concentration of the bunch: 10%.
Also worth mentioning are the users who display signs (like the one below) requesting female nudity.
About 20% were under 20 and about 10% were 40 and older. There were no groups whatsoever of people 40 or older.
When we combine age with the gender statistics that we tracked above, we learn even more. 47% of the Chatroulette participants measured were from the United States.
As an added bonus, the file name of each image is a UNIX timestamp of when it was taken. (Note: we tried contacting the creators of Chatroulette Map to participate in this story but did not receive a response.) Once we had photos, times, and locations, we needed data on what was happening in each chat photo.
The central limit theorem tells us that a large set of random observations allows us to draw high-confidence conclusions about the underlying data set.
If you haven’t heard of Chatroulette, this Daily Show segment is a good primer.
We were itching to study Chatroulette in a RJMetrics Dashboard, but no one seemed to have any good data for us to explore.
So, we decided compile the data ourselves by leveraging Chatroulette Map, some scrappy programming, and a passionate tech community.
We soon had detailed data on 2,883 Chatroulette sessions that tied users to geography, gender, appearance, and more.