First Global Study Of Sexual Behaviour

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Kaye Wellings (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine) and colleagues analysed data from 59 countries worldwide, which included information on age at first sexual experience, condom use, and number of sexual partners.

They found that contrary to popular beliefs, there has in fact been no universal trend towards earlier sexual intercourse. Almost everywhere, sexual activity begins for most men and women in the later teenage years (ages 15

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