Sex work 'healthiest' in NSW

Prostitutes in NSW work in one of the world's healthiest sex industries, a new report released Friday claims.

The report cites the decriminalisation of sex work in NSW in 1995 as the key reason for the finding because it allowed an industry to develop where prostitutes have ready access to health and community workers.

A survey in the report of 200 brothel-based sex workers in Sydney shows that 29% of sex