Both positions allow for partners to watch each other during intercouse, which can help create a deeper, more emotional connection during sex. However, men were much less concerned about hurting themselves — less than 9 percent listed it as a concern. What is it about doggy style that keeps the majority of respondents coming back for more? Conclusion Sex is supposed to be fun, but sometimes, doing the same positions over and over even when orgasms are involved can become a bit dull. Advertisement Advertisement I went to Catholic school, so apart from one solitary hour of Sex Ed in primary school, all I got was a video on abstinence. Keeping physical intimacy going can help maturing relationships feel fresh and new. The kneeling wheelbarrow and 69 standing up were also voted as positions women were desirous to explore. Over 30 percent of all data transferred across the internet is used for porn. Top Sexual Positions, by Sexual Orientation When it came to sexual orientation, our survey respondents were mostly inclined to agree on their favourite position— regardless of their gender preferences. Missionary position was also a fan favourite, with nearly 23 percent of survey takers picking this sexual position. Straight, bisexual, and gay participants all told us that doggy style was their favourite position over any other. While each of these may be more physically challenging than the missionary position or doggy style, research has shown that a robust sex life can have additional health benefits , like improved immunity, heart health, and better stress management. Considering that men were more interested in positions like 69 standing up and anal, it would make sense that discomfort might be at the top of their list. Teenagers can have good sex, or teenagers can have bad sex. Ella Byworth for Metro. It tells young people how to have sex which is actually enjoyable. Are our respondents head-over-heels for 69?