Sex positions are an important part of sexual activity and can help increase pleasure and intimacy between partners. Trying out different positions can offer a range of benefits, such as deeper penetration, improved clitoral stimulation, and greater emotional connection. Therefore, it’s worth exploring different sex positions to create a more satisfying and enjoyable sexual experience.
In the past 30 days, there has been a significant increase in searches related to sexual wellness, which has gone up by more than 380%.
Cult Beauty, a cosmetics company, conducted a study by analysing Google search data to determine the most popular sex positions globally. The results showed that doggy style is the most searched-for sex position around the world.
It seems that people worldwide have been actively searching for information on the most popular sex positions. The study aimed to uncover each country’s favourite sex position, and the data was collected by analyzing Google search terms.
On average, there are more than 820,000 searches for this position every month. The other positions that made it to the top five most searched sex positions are missionary, reverse cowgirl, and 69.
Top 5 sex positions around the world
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The doggy-style sex position is highly popular in various countries including Canada, Singapore, Greece, and South Africa. On the other hand, in the UK, it seems like the locals enjoy spicing up their sex life as the reverse cowgirl takes the top spot as the most popular sex position. This position is also favoured in Ireland, Norway, and Argentina.
The Netherlands, on the other hand, seem to prefer the tried and true missionary position. However, their neighbours in Germany have a different preference and rank doggy style as their number one choice, while France favours cowgirl.
Other countries have their own favourite sex positions. For instance, Spain, Turkey, and Brazil all chose cowgirl as their top pick. Meanwhile, Denmark, Belgium, and Poland all rank 69 as their favourite sex position.
It is worth noting that there are various factors that may influence people’s preferences for certain sex positions, such as culture, upbringing, personal experiences, and physical ability. Ultimately, it is up to each individual or couple to find what works best for them and their partner.
A spokesperson at Cult Beauty comments on the research findings: “sex is one of the most intimate and special acts we partake in and when we find our favourite position that pleasures both people it certainly elevates the experience. It’s great to see such an array of sex positions favourited across the world.
“If you’re in search of other ways to improve your sexual experience, Cult Beauty has plenty of sex toys to help put your sexual pleasure first.”
Exploring different positions can help partners discover new ways to pleasure and connect with each other. Ultimately, the key to a fulfilling and enjoyable sexual relationship is open communication, experimentation, and a willingness to try new things.