The Average Age At First Sex By Country

Annie Wegner
2 min readMay 5, 2022

Pretty fascinating data.

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At what age did you first lose your virginity?

Did other people lose theirs around this time as well? The citizens of which country prefer to wait until they are older?

Have you ever pondered these questions? Today, you will have your answer.

Background On The Study.

The information got sourced from ChartsBin.

The research details were last updated 13 years ago. Thus, it is unclear if the average age has increased or decreased. The study happened between 2005 and 2007.

The average age at first sex among 44 countries was 18 years and 4 months.

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The Country and Average Age at First Sex

  • Malaysia — 23
  • India — 22.9
  • Singapore — 22.8
  • China — 22.1
  • Thailand — 20.5
  • Hong Kong — 20.2
  • Vietnam — 19.7
  • Nigeria — 19.7
  • Japan — 19.4
  • Spain — 19.2
  • Indonesia — 19.1
  • Poland — 19
  • Italy — 18.9
  • Taiwan — 18.9
  • Russia — 18.7
  • Mexico — 18.7
  • South Africa — 18.7
  • France — 18.5
  • United Kingdom — 18.3
  • Switzerland — 18.2
  • Canada — 18.1
  • Netherlands — 18.1
  • Greece — 18.1
  • United States — 18
  • Australia — 17.9
  • Turkey — 17.8
  • New Zealand — 17.8
  • Slovakia — 17.8
  • Germany — 17.6
  • Brazil — 17.4
  • Ireland — 17.3
  • Croatia — 17.3
  • Austria — 17.3