I my 4 years of high school 3 teen pregnancies occurred, I kinda felt bad for them but they knew unprotected sex leads to children. Footer menu Contact Alice! Instead of focusing on the stats, you might try directing your thoughts to quality instead of quantity. Do you get fringe benefits? Search The Atlantic Quick Links James Fallows Ta Nehisi Coates Manage subscription. But first, he brings our conversation full circle. What percentage of sex shop patrons are women?
National Health and Social Life Survey. But once I got to college, I was actually surprised at how many other people I met who were also still virgins and even said they were waiting until marriage. I think I maybe looked forward to coming to college to hopefully have something serious for the first time, but nothing happened. So in the end, you should do as everyone else does and not base any decisions on statistics because, statistically speaking, you'll probably lose your virginity one way or another. As awesome as it is for a collegiette to feel comfortable in her skin and with her own decisions, the sad fact is that peer pressure can really affect the way you see your sexuality and experience. The Facts While it may seem like everyone around you is DTF on any given Friday night, the truth is that virginity is way more common than collegiettes think. Virginity is a long standing source of humor, with movies like "The 40 Year Old Vigin" and "American Pie" making any virgin watching feel like they're under a spotlight until they make the plunge.
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Did you take maternity leave? Popular stories currently unavailable Top videos Popular videos currently unavailable. But I've never been ashamed of being a virgin. Do you know how many college students are having sex?
The Truth About Virginity in College