What do we mean by sex? Thank you for taking your time to send in your valued opinion to Science X editors. How do you know that? The researchers found that 80 percent of teens reported using contraception when they had sex for the first time. If we look at what kinds of sex people say they have had, going back to that larger age group, the numbers look like this:.
Other common reasons included not having found the right person and not wanting to get pregnant or to get someone pregnant.
How Many Teens Are Really Having Sex These Days?
There's an episode of "Friends" in which Monica's boyfriend Richard asks her how many people she's slept with. In old age, people have less sex. Are you guys proud of your numbers? I know I did. No one knows for sure why this is the case, but it may be, in part, because many older people have spent a long time in a relationship. Miller, Staff Writer June 22,