In all, 8% of chats featured a group of people (4% all-male, 2% all-female, and 2% mixed).If you include groups, your chance of encountering a female grows to 13%.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%.

We posted the link to Hacker News on Saturday night. Five minutes later, the data was loaded into a hosted dashboard on RJMetrics and returning the results you see below.

In under two hours, we received 10,770 photo assessments from 1,012 distinct IP addresses. Before we get to the data, we should point out the uncontrolled inputs that could be skewing these results: As you might expect, you’re most likely to encounter a solo male in any given chat session. Interestingly, 11% showed no person at all while only 9% showed a solo female.

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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.We started our process at Chatroulette Map, an awesome new site that plots screenshots from random Chatroulette sessions on a map.It’s a little-known fact that anyone you chat with on Chatroulette can determine your IP address using a program like Wireshark.Of the perverts that were identified, only 8% were female.Combined with the overall female rate, that means less than 1% of chats feature a female pervert.These included questions on age, gender, and what the person in the photo was doing.