SOUTHAMPTON is one of the most polite cities in the UK, according to new data.

For most people, swearing is part of our everyday vocabulary. It has even been suggested that people who swear more are smarter, more honest and more creative.

Whether you believe that or not, it’s hard to avoid coming across expletive language, especially online.

Reboot Digital PR were left wondering which UK cities are most guilty of breaking out the profanities.

Southampton was ranked on of the most polite cities in the UK.

Ranked fourth most polite, Southampton averages at 39 swear words per 1,000 comments.

The city that swears the most online is Glasgow. With a whopping average of 109 swear words for every 1,000 comments.

The second most swear-loving city is Liverpool, averaging significantly less swear words than Glasgow at just over 65 total swears per 1,000 comments.