Number of Prostitutes in Mexico

The Coalition Against Trafficking of Women and Children in Latin America and the Caribbean estimates that around 500,000 women and children are being forced to work in the sex trade in Mexico as the result of being victims of human trafficking. 

(Number of prostitutes in the world.)

Source: Associated Press, “2 of Mexico’s largest newspaper groups drop most sex ads amid anti-trafficking campaigns,” Washington Post, September 20, 2011.