More than 317,000 men and women from 41 countries took part in a survey on sexual attitudes and behaviour.
The survey included heterosexual, gays, lesbian and bisexual people.
Based on the number of respondents from 41 countries, the 2005 Durex Global Sex Survey is the largest sexual health research project of its kind in the world.
The most common place for adults to have sex outside their bedroom is in the car (50%), followed by toilets (39%), parent’s bedroom (36%) and the park (31%)
15% of people have had sex at work, with one in ten saying they’ve had sex at school and 2% have joined the mile high club
Just over a third (34%) of 16-20 year olds favour the car compared to 69% of 45-55 year olds
More than eight in ten Italians (82%) have had sex in the car, while the Australians top the league for having sex in the park (54%)
The Americans and Canadians lead the way for favouring sex in front of a camera (both 21%) while 22% of Turks have indulged in extra curricular activity at school.
Overall the favoured situations for sex was;
- 50% in a car
- 36% in parent’s bedroom
- 22% in the garden
- 39% in the toilets
- 2% in an aeroplane
- 7% on public transport
- 31% in a park
- 12 % in a club
- 15% at work
- 28% on the beach
- 10% at school
- 12% in front of a camera
- 14% an alleyway
- 27% at a party
- 22% none of these (I wonder where?)
Come on now, what odd place have you had sex?
What’s your favourite place?