Even though the sex industry is a billion-dollar industry, it has still been sidelined with many controversies. Ironically, the sex industry plays a huge influential role, especially in the US economy, and yet it is one of the most forgotten industries. The consumption of sex in terms of products and services continues to be on the rise. According to Allied Market Research, the sex industry generated up to $200 billion in 2020. The number is set to rise in 2021.