And I am surprised that the average age of first intercourse in Nigeria is 19. I mean, I am not really surprised since this cannot possibly be true.
The answers to the survey come from individual testimony.It’s hard to say whether it’s true for any of them. Americans and Europeans probably also overestimate their age, especially girls. It’s not something thatis easily substantiated.
One of my husband’s publishing colleagues wrote this:
“It IS good. You can even extrapolate from the various maps that if you’re from Iceland, you’ve had sex at age 15, but enjoyed 26 weeks maternity leave, and then became a researcher with a hard core coffee habit. :-)”