Screenit: Sex/Nudity - Average Adjusted* Box Office
(with number of films per category)

(*adjusted for inflation to December 2013 dollars before calculating averages)

All films

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide Net
(Worldwide Gross - 2*Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None94,049,683
(45)
18,469,204
(28)
120,382,906
(43)
218,670,410
(43)
64,239,445
(36)
50,725,089
(36)
127,500,420
(36)
5.08
(36)
69%
Minor81,380,271
(93)
10,683,080
(53)
99,652,303
(92)
181,916,861
(92)
63,948,506
(71)
31,228,045
(71)
79,387,338
(71)
4.85
(71)
61%
Mild84,351,430
(132)
9,572,745
(81)
82,348,867
(124)
172,041,582
(124)
69,889,988
(109)
25,469,879
(109)
46,084,505
(105)
3.73
(105)
50%
Moderate57,526,409
(255)
6,389,424
(166)
59,363,041
(236)
121,365,482
(236)
55,432,805
(211)
11,145,445
(211)
21,267,234
(204)
5.17
(204)
48%
Heavy48,047,747
(384)
5,445,131
(209)
49,762,566
(355)
100,283,031
(355)
46,364,399
(334)
6,887,986
(334)
11,968,116
(314)
2.80
(314)
44%
Extreme30,890,058
(252)
3,915,058
(141)
34,708,239
(228)
68,757,062
(228)
30,557,645
(203)
5,896,872
(203)
13,603,597
(193)
3.69
(193)
49%

Fiction films, animated and live

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None104,710,901
(40)
18,469,204
(28)
132,100,008
(39)
239,379,414
(39)
65,909,887
(35)
52,334,985
(35)
130,836,829
(35)
5.11
(35)
69%
Minor82,791,744
(90)
10,836,456
(52)
102,040,518
(89)
185,762,216
(89)
64,730,079
(70)
30,528,644
(70)
78,683,781
(70)
4.69
(70)
60%
Mild88,901,235
(125)
9,812,990
(79)
85,071,113
(120)
177,586,832
(120)
69,889,988
(109)
25,469,879
(109)
46,084,505
(105)
3.73
(105)
50%
Moderate58,678,956
(249)
6,451,667
(164)
60,401,463
(231)
123,508,926
(231)
56,192,013
(208)
11,088,988
(208)
21,120,494
(201)
3.58
(201)
47%
Heavy48,422,495
(377)
5,435,445
(208)
50,241,439
(349)
101,139,913
(349)
46,610,976
(332)
6,463,438
(332)
11,206,857
(313)
2.69
(313)
44%
Extreme30,924,983
(246)
3,935,765
(140)
35,332,017
(223)
69,357,434
(223)
31,012,495
(199)
5,330,057
(199)
13,158,126
(189)
3.64
(189)
49%

Animated fiction films

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None88,062,913
(17)
12,080,377
(12)
94,801,215
(17)
182,864,128
(17)
66,746,246
(14)
37,534,175
(14)
79,190,071
(14)
6.64
(14)
7%
Minor81,214,568
(19)
7,989,521
(13)
116,737,684
(19)
197,952,252
(19)
76,121,954
(13)
13,790,639
(13)
38,746,893
(13)
2.99
(13)
54%
Mild146,436,973
(18)
19,990,660
(11)
186,643,257
(17)
341,240,076
(17)
87,993,371
(17)
56,930,220
(17)
153,745,235
(16)
3.58
(16)
63%
Moderate104,675,317
(3)
19,090,342
(2)
121,626,711
(3)
226,302,027
(3)
72,852,000
(2)
69,496,008
(2)
178,930,792
(2)
5.13
(2)
100%
Heavy8,492,665
(1)
164,498
(1)
9,416,769
(1)
17,909,433
(1)
9,696,000
(1)
-1,203,335
(1)
-1,482,567
(1)
1.85
(1)
Extreme22,548,008
(2)
5,782,185
(1)
11,972,553
(2)
34,520,561
(2)
23,745,650
(2)
-1,197,642
(2)
-12,970,740
(2)
1.25
(2)

Live action fiction films

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None117,015,936
(23)
23,260,824
(16)
160,921,802
(22)
283,050,316
(22)
65,352,314
(21)
62,202,192
(21)
165,268,002
(21)
4.10
(21)
71%
Minor83,213,806
(71)
11,785,434
(39)
98,051,287
(70)
182,453,492
(70)
62,131,932
(57)
34,346,084
(57)
87,792,195
(57)
5.08
(57)
61%
Mild79,222,326
(107)
8,166,602
(68)
68,306,778
(103)
150,576,103
(103)
66,544,798
(92)
19,656,556
(92)
26,729,767
(89)
3.76
(89)
47%
Moderate58,118,024
(246)
6,295,634
(162)
59,595,868
(228)
122,156,385
(228)
56,030,266
(206)
10,521,930
(206)
19,534,461
(199)
3.56
(199)
46%
Heavy48,528,692
(376)
5,460,908
(207)
50,358,752
(348)
101,379,081
(348)
46,722,502
(331)
6,486,601
(331)
11,247,528
(312)
2.70
(312)
44%
Extreme30,993,647
(244)
3,922,481
(139)
35,543,414
(221)
69,672,699
(221)
31,086,271
(197)
5,396,328
(197)
13,437,579
(187)
3.66
(187)
50%

Documentaries and other nonfiction films

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None8,759,939
(5)

(0)
6,141,166
(4)
16,757,624
(4)
5,774,000
(1)
-5,621,265
(1)
10,726,084
(1)
3.86
(1)
100%
Minor39,036,087
(3)
2,707,532
(1)
28,801,922
(3)
67,838,009
(3)
9,238,400
(1)
80,186,105
(1)
128,636,282
(1)
15.92
(1)
100%
Mild3,104,909
(7)
83,063
(2)
681,491
(4)
5,684,061
(4)

(0)

(0)

(0)

(0)
Moderate9,695,724
(6)
1,285,535
(2)
11,387,934
(5)
22,338,383
(5)
2,794,364
(3)
15,059,773
(3)
31,098,811
(3)
112.02
(3)
100%
Heavy27,864,882
(7)
7,459,857
(1)
21,908,072
(6)
50,441,047
(6)
5,432,550
(2)
77,362,863
(2)
250,242,387
(1)
37.07
(1)
100%
Extreme29,458,118
(6)
1,016,137
(1)
6,887,735
(5)
41,980,472
(5)
7,928,850
(4)
34,095,897
(4)
34,652,106
(4)
6.18
(4)
50%

Cerridwen & Simonton (2009) data, not adjusted for inflation

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None96,332,603
(33)
14,348,596
(28)
190,121,213
(14)
482,729,114
(9)
58,709,310
(29)
49,725,882
(29)
326,062,448
(9)
5.75
(9)
78%
Minor72,427,408
(69)
8,614,747
(52)
122,698,484
(27)
254,294,372
(23)
53,597,833
(54)
29,493,766
(54)
131,669,114
(21)
3.81
(21)
71%
Mild79,744,278
(97)
7,881,350
(79)
102,248,034
(37)
228,882,794
(21)
59,677,059
(85)
27,422,256
(85)
83,135,707
(20)
8.69
(20)
60%
Moderate50,271,094
(207)
5,150,935
(164)
72,793,986
(70)
168,527,278
(51)
47,063,314
(169)
11,280,206
(169)
45,502,510
(50)
5.56
(50)
62%
Heavy36,865,467
(313)
4,285,386
(208)
58,239,337
(97)
117,048,396
(73)
37,217,318
(261)
3,436,669
(261)
19,881,228
(70)
2.65
(70)
53%
Extreme25,904,449
(195)
3,139,392
(140)
33,872,321
(55)
70,335,509
(43)
25,421,342
(149)
5,706,202
(149)
8,437,959
(39)
3.44
(39)
51%