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Measurements: Vary significantly depending upon the study and methods. A review published in the 2007 issue of bju international showed the average erect penis length to be 14–16 cm (5.5–6.3 in) and girth to be 12–13 cm (4.7–5.1 in). Are you concerned that you don't "measure up". Relax, it's the only penis you'll ever have, and over half the population doesn't even have one at all.
Penis length. Norm?: This would vary so widely I would hate to give a specific answer. I do know that erect penile length and thickness can also vary widely but, the kinsey institute reports that the average non-erect penis is one to four inches in length. I would want to know more about the reasons behind the question to truly be the physician that cares for you.
The answer to both: Questions is "just right." There are a ton of websites of variable trustworthiness that address this universal curiosity. Check them out. Hope you find what you are looking for. Stay safe.
Penis enlargement, what is the best and safe way to do it? What is the average penis girth and length?
Sorry a pipe dream.: You and millions of other men wish they had a larger penis. True penile enlargement after end of puberty puberty is pipe dream. Surgery to divide suspensory ligament of penis only gives a pseudo-enlargement appearance. Wrapping silicone under skin around penis can increase penile girth, risk loss of sensitivity. No medications exists, to enlarge penis. Normal erect length 4 -8 & diam 1 - 2 inches
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.See 1 more doctor answer
Average penis size: Size varies considerably, especially flaccid length which varies with temperature. Caucasian men average length 3.5 inches flaccid & 5.4 inches erect Circumference flaccid 3.6 inches & 4.5 inches erect. My clinical experience has been that African Americans & Afro-Carribeans on average have larger penises than Caucasians & Asians have smaller ones. Journal of Sexual Medicine Vol 11, pgs 93-101
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.
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.
2" - 4": Length Around 2'' - 4'' Flaccid (non erect) (5 - 10 cm) approx. Before puberty, between 3'' and 4'' (erect) (8 - 10 cm) approx. During puberty growth spurt, maybe 4'' - 6'' (erect) (10 - 15 cm) approx. It will keep growing through puberty and until you are 19 to 20-years-old. Circumference (around) Around 4.0'' (10 cm) approx.
Try not to care: We don't go around measuring penises. Maybe we should? There's always issue of measuring flaccid or erect. Check out http://www. Medicalnewstoday. Com/articles/271647.php. Luckily for you, BJUI just published data on more than 15, 000 men. Check it out here http://onlinelibrary. Wiley. Com/doi/10.1111/bju.13010/abstract. For Tanner staging, we measure testes, not penis (http://goo. Gl/2YxHQn).
Men and Penis Size: The average erect male penis in America is 4.5 inches long.
Can you tell me what to do if I turned 16 and I would like to know the average penis size of my age. I am 5 inches when erect. Is this average?
Penis size is at the: Front of every man's mind because he wants to know if he measures up. At 16, you will have a few more years of penile growth, though 5 inches at your age is something to be proud of. Despite email "miracles", nothing truly increases penis size, except a few risky surgeries which probably aren't worth it. Well mannered confidence is far more attractive than having an enormous "ego".See 1 more doctor answer
Pubertal development: Penile length measurement is rarely used to monitor pubertal progress. The timing of puberty differs in each individual. Tanner stage 5 is characterized by adult genitalia. To answer your question, though, mean penile stretch length (non-erect) by late puberty is around 3.75 in, for white males. Mean erect adult human penis is between 5 and 6 inches in length.See 1 more doctor answer