On the proportion of males among bronies.If you are reading this, it's overwhelmingly likely that you're a brony. In that case, it's also very likely that you're male. Whether or not you are a brony, certainly you've wondered why some 85% of bronies are male [1 p.9], far from an even split between the genders.On the proportion of males among bronies. in Personal More Like This
There are a number of theories about this. Of course we bronies have all told others that My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic is "a good show" with "great messages for both children and adults." We've said that it has a consistently sincere and honest tone whereas virtually every other cartoon is unable to avoid some degree of cynicism. We've rambled about the great characters and unusually well-developed plots. But none of this explains why men are much more likely to associate with the fandom than women. A good show is a good show, regardless of the details of your anatomy.
It's been suggested that being a male brony is a subtle form of rebellion . Not the sort of "I like a show for girls, I defy your expectations