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Top 10 European countries with best sexual lives

By Lin Liyao (

15:55, July 09, 2013

A Finnish couple (file photo)

Among 13 European countries, Switzerland has the best lovers, according to a survey by the British market research agency YouGov.

When asked to rate their own sexual performances and the quality of their sex lives, on a scale from 1 to 5, 21 percent of Swiss nationals thought their sexual performances, as well as their sex lives, were excellent (5 points). The average scores for these two sections respectively reached 3.9 and 3.55.

The British were the least satisfied with their sex lives, with more than one in five people, saying that the quality of their sex lives were "not at all good."

Compared with other European countries, Denmark became the most open nation, with 41 percent of its nationals admitting that they had sex in a public place, among which 51 percent had a one-night stand.

The followings are the top 10 European countries with the best sexual lives according to YouGov:

Top 10: Finland

Mean score for sexual performances: 3.57

Excellent (5 points): 17%

Mean score for the quality of their sex lives: 2.94

Excellent (5 points): 10%

Been unfaithful to a partner: 32%

Had a one-night stand: 48%

Had sex in a public place: 27%

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