No woman, by contrast, agreed to such propositions from men of average attractiveness.
While men were in general comfortable with the requests, regardless of their willingness ("Why do we have to wait until tonight?
Feminists have traditionally argued a significant double standard exists between how men and women are judged for promiscuity.
What sexual behavior is considered promiscuous varies between cultures, as does the prevalence of promiscuity.
Different standards are often applied to different genders and civil statuses.
Ok Cupid discovered a similar pattern in the data collected from its vast number of users, published in 2010: the median number of self-reported lifetime sexual partners for both gay and straight men was six; however, a small minority of gay men (2%) were having a disproportionate share of all self-reported gay sex (23%).
The words 'womanizer', 'playboy', 'stud', 'player', 'ladies' man', 'lady killer', and 'rake' may be used in reference to a man who has romantic affairs or sexual relations, or both, with women, and who will not be monogamous.
The men possibly exaggerated their reported number of partners, women reported a number lower than the actual number, or a minority of women had a sufficiently larger number than most other women to create a mean significantly higher than the median, or all of the above (see Pareto principle).
About 29% of men and 9% of women reported to have had more than 15 sexual partners in their lifetimes.Britain’s ranking was "ascribed to factors such as the decline of religious scruples about extramarital sex, the growth of equal pay and equal rights for women and a highly sexualised popular culture".The top-10-ranking OECD nations with a population over 10 million on the study's promiscuity index, in descending order, were the United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, Australia, the United States, France, Turkey, Mexico, and Canada.", "[I'm sorry], I'm married"), women responded with shock and disgust ("You've got to be kidding", "What is wrong with you? The number of sexual partners people have had in their lifetimes varies widely within a population.A 2007 nationwide survey in the United States found the median number of female sexual partners reported by men was seven and the median number of male partners reported by women was four.The term can carry a moral judgement if the social ideal for sexual activity is monogamous relationships.