Scientists Have Confirmed the Average Penis Size, and It’s Not What You Think

Ok guys, it’s a moment of truth. Although locker room banter would have you believing every man was hung like a horse, a recent study has revealed that average penis size is something a bit more modest: 5.16 inches, erect. Not only that, but based on the 15,521 males from around the world who were measured, the number of men at the very top and very bottom of the scale are few and far between. Yes, we know you’re running to get a tape measure.

We charted the results of the study below. And before you freak out, those are centimeters…


The man behind the study, Dr. David Veale, of King’s College London, set out to create something that could “reassure the large majority of men that the size of their penis is in the normal range.”

If the buzz around the web is any indicator, the study’s mission seems to be working:


(Banana image via DoYouMeasureUp)

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