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what is the average penis size?

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Dr. James Cunnar
Family Medicine 27 years experience
6: Erect. Flaccid, 1.5 to 2 inches.
Dr. Patricio Gargollo
Pediatric Urology 21 years experience
See below: While results vary across studies, the consensus is that the mean human penis is approximately 12.9–15 CM (5.1–5.9 in) in length with a 95% confidence interval of (10.7 cm, 19.1 cm) (or, equivalently, 4.23 in, 7.53 in). The consensus on typical circumference is 12.3 CM (4.85 in), requiring a diameter of roughly 3.9 CM (1.54 in) when fully erect. Patricio gargollo, pediatric urology, dallas texas.
Dr. Foster Carr
General Practice 33 years experience
5 to 6 inches: The average size in most studies is about 5 to 6 inches.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Adult Male: For american men (erect penis) it was reported to be 5.6 inches on a # of sites that i reviewed.
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management 29 years experience
Harder to answer for those not born here. http://www.targetmap.com/viewer.aspx?reportId=3073
Sep 15, 2013
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
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Agree.
Sep 15, 2013
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
Family Medicine 39 years experience
About 5-6 inches: On average the erect penis is about 5 -6 inches long. Like most things in life the size of a penis in a population follows a bell shaped curve. The vast majority are in the middle and a few are on the low side and a few are on the high side. Also the unerect size doesn't always correlate with the erect size. Sometimes good things come in small packages.
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management 29 years experience
Hard to say: I mean, difficult. Depend on how you come about measuring. Don't know if that is the right question anyway. Maximum sex is achieved long before the bedroom, more like what happens in the kitchen is what matters most. A smile & kind word, a soft glance, relieving her stress, better grooming, the right scent, helping with dishes/house chores, non-sexual touch hours before, look long into her eyes
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Five inches erect: Numbers vary; this was from a urology journal that i saw a few years back. If you have 3" or more, you can give and receive satisfaction from the vast majority of women. A smaller guy gets harder and has an easier time stimulating her best nerve endings, which are at the front; he won't be incompatible with most women. Don't let the internet skew your idea of how your body should look. Be you.
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Measurement: The mean of an erect human penis is approximately 12.9–15.0 cm (5.1–5.9 in) in length.

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Look it up: Not surprisingly, there's an entire wikipedia entry on the subject, which goes into much more detail than i can here.
A 16-year-old male asked:

What the average penis size when your 16?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Penis size: These are usually measurements when one is erect. The size of a flaccid penis can vary widely. I think the current U.S. Erect penis is about 4.5 inches. If you are sixteen you may still have a bit of growing. Hope that helps.
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What is the average penis size by ethic group?

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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Ethnic variation in penile length at erection does exists but not clinically significant in function so that interracial marriages have flourished over time. The average penile length at erection is about 4.75 - 6 inches (+/- 0.75 inches), but may widely vary among all men in various races. Besides, studies showed penile length has not been the sole deciding factor for a happy sex life.
A 34-year-old member asked:

What penis size is considered to be above average?

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Here is ...: For adult men - after age 18, their average penile length at erection is about 4 - 6 inches ( or 10.25 - 15.25 cm), but maybe more or less. Note: The physical growth of humans stops at marching into adulthood, roughly at 18 as predetermined by genetic codes. Afterwards, a men has to adopt & adapt to what they may have reached and live on to the fullest. Penile size doesn't equal to life happiness.
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A 22-year-old male asked:

What is an average penis size of an Indian?

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Dr. John Rhoades
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Below: Here are the results of one study: The average size of a male penis,all around the world is 5.5 inches.. for the indian man,according to a survey conducted the average size is 5.54 inches (14.07 cm) 77% men claimed to have measured their penis size before and the average length was found to be 5.54 inches (or 14.07 cm). Most people had penis sizes which were between 5.1-6 inches (38.84%) followed by 3.1-5 inches (32.49%) and 6.1-7 inches (16.69%).

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