And older men (16 per cent of 50-64 year olds) are more likely to use them than older women (3 per cent.) “I think it’s great that 3 per cent of older women are using these sites for sexual hook-ups,” says Emily Power Smith, a sexologist.“That is definitely a sign that older people in general, and particularly women, are enjoying their sexuality in a more expressive way.” More sex/health education should be targeted at older people if they are to remain safe with casual sex, she adds.
Megan understood he needed to recover, but she needed to get on with her life. The younger the man, the more he relies on cybersex: one in three in the 17-24 year old age group are using dating apps or websites to find casual sex.Gay men are most likely to use apps or websites for casual sex, with 62 per cent saying they do so.It is not a weighted survey and does not purport to be accurately representative of the wider population, biased as it is towards certain age groups (over two-thirds of those who took the survey were between the age of 24 and 50) and towards those who are more sexually active.Therefore all results should be seen as indicative rather than definitive.“He was never going to recover if we kept doing the same stuff,” she says. “I didn’t realize I even had a libido,” she says, sounding giddy. Here are seven signs you might be dating a sex addict: 1. Sex addicts lose time to their addiction, becoming preoccupied with thoughts of sex and sexual material, and how to seek both out.