How Is Sex Different Around The World? 7 Statistics About Sexual Behaviors Across The Globe

Sex is the universal language of love. You don't have to speak the same dialect or share the same customs to set it off with a special someone, but there are definitely a few regional differences in how people have sex around the world.

A recent survey by British healthcare company Dr. Felix dug into the data about sexual predilections from Chile to China. After months of analyzing studies about bedroom habits in a variety of countries, they came to the same conclusion that many a world traveler has: our individual cultures have an indelible impact on our sexual behaviors and erotic imaginations.

For example: according to widely circulating cliches that originated who-knows-where, French folks are sexually no-nonsense, Japanese folks are super secretly kinky, and Brazilian folks are just DTF 24/7. American private parts, on the other hand, also have a particular reputation in parts unknown, which ranges from uber puritanical to loose and lecherous depending on where you're at.

So while everyone's predilections are unique, there are undoubtedly cultural commonalities that are interesting to note, like what countries are the kinkiest and where folks have the most queer experiences. Here are surprising statistics about how people around the world are getting it on: