How many sex offenders are there?
747000 in the US
It is important to know that according to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, there are 747,408 registered sex offenders in the United States of America. The main idea is that these sex offenders are the ones who have been caught and, obviously, convicted. Statistics show that since 2006, the number has risen by 23.2%. This is a significant percentage. Believe it or not, there are 106,216 registered sex offenders in the state of California alone. Keep in mind that more than 50 percent of all rapes take place within one mile of the home.