Day By Day

Monday, October 15, 2007

News You Can Use

Several friends of ours have decided to vacation in New Zealand in recent years. In a few cases people have actually moved there. I wondered why and vaguely attributed it to the popularity and grandeur of the Lord of the Rings films. Now I realize how naive I was.

The Times of India reports:

LONDON: A new survey has shown that Kiwi women are the most promiscuous in the world, with an average of 20.4 sexual partners.

The survey, by condom-maker Durex, questioned 26 thousand people in 26 countries, and found that New Zealand women’s promiscuity average was way above the global average of 7.3.

The poll showed that Kiwi women are up there with Austrian men, who have 29.3 sexual partners. New Zealand emerged as the only country where women have more sexual partners than their men.

Read it here.

And here I thought it was the sheep.