Updated December 03, Asian women in "lower-end brothels" in Sydney work in secret due to fears of the stigma of sex work, a new survey has found, leaving researchers concerned they are not reporting violence or assault. A strong majority of respondents — 80 per cent — come from Chinese-speaking countries and more than half have experienced domestic violence in the past, with some still seeking basic financial stability after fleeing abusive relationships. It also revealed three in four sex workers believed "Australian society has an ingrained view of the [sex] industry".
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Asian sex workers in Sydney brothels hide their job from friends and family, survey finds
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This section of the report provides an overview of the structural elements of the sex industry in Australia—its size and structure, applied legal frameworks and employment practices, as well as the characteristics of the sex worker population such as age and cultural background, education, and health and safety issues. The review of the literature on the characteristics of the Australian sex worker population focuses specifically on female migrant sex workers and the issues pertinent to this subgroup. There exist no official statistics on the number of sex workers in Australia.