Ages of consent in Europe - Wikipedia - age of first sexual intercourse europe

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In the s, the median age at first sexual intercourse for women, i.e. the age at which half of all women had experienced their sexual debut, was 22 on average, four years later than for men. In the s and 70s, women’s age at first intercourse fell sharply, becoming much closer to that of men, before levelling off in the s and 90s.

International obligations. Neither the European Union nor the Council of Europe have suggested any specific age of consent, and there has not been any effort so far to standardize the age across member states. However, most countries in Europe now have binding legal obligations in regard to the sexual abuse of children under