Thanks for choosing to participate in the Public Attitudes about Sex Work and Sex Workers survey!

You are being asked to participate in this research because you are an adult at least 18 years or older. The purpose of this research is to investigate the general public's knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs about sex work and sex workers. If you agree to participate you will be asked questions related to the sex industry and about persons who sell sex or erotic services. The survey should take approximately 15 – 20 minutes to complete. Your participation in this research is voluntary and anonymous. Prior to beginning the survey, you will be asked demographic background questions, however, no personal identifying information will be asked and your confidentiality will be maintained. You may discontinue the survey at any time if you wish.

At the end of the survey you will be provided with a web link to enter to win a $50 Visa gift card. Survey participants are randomly selected to receive the Visa gift card. Please be sure to answer all questions in order to qualify. You will be notified if you are one of the winners of the $50 Visa gift cards.

If you have any questions you may contact the Principle Investigator, Dr. Kevicha Echols, at  If you have any questions about your rights as a research participant or if you would like to talk to someone other than the researcher, you can contact CUNY Research Compliance Administrator at (646) 664-8918 or

By continuing, you acknowledge that you are at least 18 years of age or older.