It was the first generation in which car seats were mandatory and playgrounds were made safer.
They may continue those attitudes into adulthood,” says Twenge.
A new report published Tuesday in the Archives of Sexual Behavior shows that millennials will have sex with fewer people than the immediately previous generations.“Number of sexual partners increased steadily between the G.
American adults are getting married at an older age and few of us are bothering to even do so.
All of this leaves more time to add a few notches above the bedpost.
Specifically, among 18-29 year olds who reported having sex outside of a monogamous relationship in the year prior to being surveyed, “35 percent of Gen X’ers in the late 1980s had sex with a casual date or pickup compared to 45 percent of millennials in 2010,” the study notes. How are millennials pulling of this sexual mathematics?
Perhaps, with a little help from their friends.“I think ‘friends with benefits’ is considered in that casual sex number,” Wells says.
“Is it an ongoing sexual relationship with a non-romantic partner versus going to a bar and picking someone up?