Rates Of Orgasm By Sexual Orientation And Gender (Infographic)

The so-called "orgasm gap" (i.e., the finding that men have more consistent experiences with orgasm than women) has been widely publicized. However, the research on this topic has focused primarily on heterosexuals. How does sexual orientation factor into this equation? Check of the infographic below for the answers from a new study just published in The Journal of Sexual Medicine. The results suggest that the orgasm gap is persistent across sexual orientations; however, there is a smaller gap between lesbians and gay men than there is between women and men of other sexual orientations.

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