Amount of time singles wait before having sex with a new partner: U.S. 2012

How long do you wait before having sex with a new partner?

Amount of time singles wait before having sex with a new partner: U.S. 2012 This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in the United States in 2012 on how long singles wait before having sex with a new partner. Some 7.3 percent of respondents said they waited until after the second date to have sex with a new partner.
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How long do you wait before having sex with a new partner?

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Share of respondents
The first date4.1%
After two dates7.3%
After three dates12%
After four dates6.6%
After five dates3.8%
After six dates1.7%
After 7-10 dates4.9%
When the other person is ready25.1%
When we have agreed to be exclusive18.7%
When we start living together0.9%
When we are engaged1.7%
When we are married13.1%
Share of respondents
The first date4.1%
After two dates7.3%
After three dates12%
After four dates6.6%
After five dates3.8%
After six dates1.7%
After 7-10 dates4.9%
When the other person is ready25.1%
When we have agreed to be exclusive18.7%
When we start living together0.9%
When we are engaged1.7%
When we are married13.1%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in the United States in 2012 on how long singles wait before having sex with a new partner. Some 7.3 percent of respondents said they waited until after the second date to have sex with a new partner.
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