Life magazine, only 6% of Americans had a tattoo on their body. By 2003, 16% of Americans had more than one tattoo on a part of their body, the Harris poll revealed. This is three times the earlier number and as time passes, more and more people embrace this type of body art. In the 2006 report by the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 24% of Americans between 18 and Statistics like those provided by vanishingtattoos.com highlights the growing trend in tattooing. According to the 50 years had tattoos.
The Pew Research Center reported in fall of 2006 that this art is more prominent among the older generation than the younger generation contrary to what most people would expect. 40% of people in the 26 to 40 years age bracket had at least a tattoo on their body while only 36% of the young in the 18 to 25 years age bracket had tattoos. Fred, you cannot deny how popular this art is getting. We are now in 2010; imagine how many more people have tattooed themselves and how many more will do so in the years to come. It may soon become as basic as having a hairdo.