- Married couples say they have sex an average of 68.5 times a year.
Married couples say they have sex an average of 68.5 times a year. That's slightly more than once a week.
Married people have 6.9 more sexual encounters per year than people who have never been married.
15 to 20 percent of couples have sex no more than 10 times a year, which experts define as a sexless marriage.
20 to 30 percent of men and 30 to 50 percent of women say they have little or no sex drive.
25 percent of all Americans (a third of women and a fifth of men) suffer from a condition known as hypoactive sexual desire (HSD), which is defined as a persistent or recurring deficiency or absence of sexual fantasies or thoughts, or a lack of interest in sex or being sexual.