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Third of Berlin students say they would consider sex work

Students turn to prostitution to pay bills: researchers

German researchers asked 3,200 students in three European cities whether they had undertaken sex work and whether they would consider doing so in order to pay bills, reports Reuters. More than a third of students in Berlin, where prostitution is legal, said they would consider sex work. In Paris the figure was 29 percent and in Kiev, Ukraine 19 percent agreed. Overall, four per cent of students said they had undertaken sex work, which includes prostitution, erotic dancing and on-line sex services.

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