Nominal size of a clitoris. Most popular. From Cells to Society. The current results call this conclusion into question, and point to the importance of penis width. Another popular notion now proved to be false is that the vagina, rather than the clitoris, is the female equivalent of the penis. It also has a shaft that is attached to the glans. Archived from the original on 9 November Jaypee Brothers Publishers. Masters and Johnson 's research, as well as Shere Hite 's, generally supported Kinsey's findings about the female orgasm. It has a hood formed by the labia minora inner lips. While both men and women have breasts, it is the female breasts which increase in size during puberty under the influence of estrogen.