NEW YORK (AP) -- It's a question that often prompts a boastful answer or a bashful one: How many sex partners have you had?
Now the federal government says it has authoritative statistics, documenting that men are far more likely to play the field than women.
A new nationwide survey, using high-tech methods to solicit candid answers on sexual activity and illegal drug use, finds that 29 percent of American men report having 15 or more female sexual partners in a lifetime, while only 9 percent of women report having sex with 15 or more men.
The median number of lifetime female sexual partners for men was seven; the median number of male partners for women was four. (коео-какие цифры в ообщении на cnn.com http://edition.cnn.com/2007/HEALTH/06/22/sex.drug.report.ap/index.html
СDC представляет: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/pressroom/07newsreleases/druguse.htm