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Old 08-12-2019, 07:13 PM
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Originally Posted by HurricaneDitka View Post
We keep lists of this sort of thing, so it actually seems like a relatively strait-forward answer. From Wikipedia:

859,500 / ~323 million (USA population 2016) = ~0.27% of people (in America) are sex offenders.
OK, but I mean an estimate of the true unofficial number, which is always higher than the official known number. Just like how there are always many more victims of rape than the actual official rape-victim stats.