FYI, this is the average length of time that sex lasts for

Publish Date
Tuesday, 13 February 2018, 12:09PM

Sex is quite the personal thing. 

But Durex has gotten down into the nitty gritty with people about the intimate things in life, to bring us a range of interesting sex facts. 

So widen your sex-ed knowledge with these stats that the Durex 2017 Global Sex Survey Summary showed:

  1. Only 23% of sexually active people in NZ use a condom on a regular basis

  2. 25% of New Zealanders did not use contraception when losing their virginity
  3. 78% of New Zealanders have had sex education
  4. 34% of New Zealanders want more sex education about contraception
  5. On average masturbation is seen as more acceptable in New Zealand than it is globally (73%)

  6. 57% of New Zealanders believe it is acceptable to have a same sex partner

  7. The global average age that the population loses their virginity is dropping. The global average is currently sitting at 17.4 average
  8. 46% of people feel more attractive as a result of a good sex life
  9. Japan is the least sexually satisfied country, with India being the most satisfied
  10. The average length of sex (including foreplay) is 32 minutes