Cheating Hotspots

Forget mysterious late night texts, lipstick on the collar, or lack of communication from your partner. Research has found you can identify a cheater simply by the city they live in!

Believe it, ladies. A study conducted by infidelity site,, has lifted the lid on infidelity in Australia – pin-pointing the hotspots affairs are most likely to take place. And from the 300,000 members profiled, Sydney has been crowned the cheating capital!

So, where does your city sit?


1. Sydney (94,907 cheaters)
2. Melbourne (60,473 cheaters)
3. Brisbane (36,998 cheaters)
4. Perth (23,316 cheaters)
5. Adelaide (15,990 cheaters)
6. Gold Coast (8,107 cheaters)
7. Canberra (5,918 cheaters)
8. Newcastle (4,471 cheaters)
9. Wollongong (3,147 cheaters)
10. Hobart (2,399 cheaters)

The study also found unfaithful partners are more likely to own a PC over a Mac computer (79%), prefer Coca Cola over Pepsi (84%), and would rather eat meat than go veggo (95.3%).

Politics and religious views also play a part, with cheaters most likely being supporters of the Liberal Party (33.3%) and are of Christian faith (58.7%).

Wowsa! Perhaps now is the time to plan your escape…

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