Just over 80% of singles want to find romantic love, according to the survey.
And Millennials, in particular, are starting to feel the press to settle down and marry, with 54% reporting that they feel pressure because they want a family, and 35% feeling pressure to wed in order to keep up with their friends.
Fisher likewise notes that the concept of "food for sex" is common in other species, with male flies catching something and giving it to a female, who then copulates with the male, and a likewise scenario with birds.
But while many might believe having sex too soon equates with a population looking for a physical-only connection, that’s not the case.
With dating and hookup apps making it easier than ever to hop in bed, now the intimate part can often times be introducing a partner to friends and family.“We used to think of sex as you crossed the line now you are in an intimate zone, but now sex is almost a given and it’s not the intimate part," Anderson said.