That's the time frame the study found is most palatable to men and women.
It makes sense; if your sexual past is going to drive you apart, best to have that happen before you get too attached -- or worse, move in.
According to recent research, the new perfectly acceptable number of sex partners to have had is seven.
That's down a sad three people from the "Goldilocks number" announced earlier this year. because the lucky-number-seven study also reported that while most people miraculously claim to have had that exact number of partners, nearly half of all the respondents The fact that people lie about their sex lives may come as little or no surprise to, you know, everyone.
Perceptions of promiscuity also varied across the globe...If our sex numbers didn't matter, we wouldn't have so many controversial ideas surrounding it.