The drug company behind Viagra recently funded a study to determine how long the average man lasts during sex. More than 500 couples were "tested" over a period of four weeks. Here are the results.
In a statistic that probably won't surprise most women, the majority of men in the study (55 per cent) lasted just 4-11 minutes. Around one quarter of participants managed to prolong their climax past the 12 minute mark.
However, the median was just six minutes with a whopping 22 per cent lasting 0-3 minutes. Any sessions that lasted over 26 minutes were outliers - so give yourself a pat on the back if you regularly hit the half-hour mark.
However, as the study notes, the duration of intercourse has no direct correlation to sexual satisfaction - long, crap sex is still crap sex. You can check out additional statistics in the above video.
According to worldwide data collected by sex-tracking app Spreadsheets, Australians engage in longer lasting sex than any other country. So how long are our sessions on average? Check out the below infographic to see how your 'sexy time' measures up...