Women who lost their virginity as young teenagers are more likely to divorce - especially if it was unwanted, according to new research. The University of Iowa study shows that 31 per cent of women who had sex for the first time as teens divorced within five years, and 47 per cent within 10 years. With that in mind, the average age of virginity loss for American men is years old, and the average age for American women is years old. The percentage of Americans who have never had sex is consistently higher for young women than young men between ages Meaning there are more.
Research from the British National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles this week claims that a pretty major 42 per cent of women regret how the first time that they had sex. However, surprise surprise, only 20 per cent of men feel any sense of disquiet about how they ditched their v-plates. Which, given. To get more answers to those questions, we asked our female readers to send us their virginity stories — the good, the bad, the simply “meh.” We received submissions from women in their teens through their 50s, within the United States and abroad. And even though everyone had a story about their “first.