U.S. women who have masturbated with a partner in their lifetime 2015

This statistic shows the share of American women who have masturbated with someone else ( (spouse, boy/girlfriend, friend, someone else) in the past month, the past year, or ever in their lifetime. The findings were acquired in early 2015 and published in 2017. According to the survey, 39.4 percent of female respondents stated they have masturbated with someone else at some time during their life.

Share of American women who have masturbated with someone else as of 2015

Time frameShare of respondents
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Release date

July 2017


United States

Survey time period

January 2015

Number of respondents

1,046 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Adult women only

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

The source does not provide the exact wording of the question.
The source specifies the qualifier "someone else" as "spouse, by/girlfriend, friend, someone else)".

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