Sexual Inexperience in Adulthood Survey

Université de Montréal, Department of Sexology

The objective of this project is to better understand the experiences of sexually inexperienced adults and the perceptions of their entourage. You are eligible to participate if: You have sexual experience or not You are 18 years of age or older You speak English or French Your participation involves 25 minutes of your time to complete an online questionnaire. Participation in the study is confidential and the collected data will remain anonymous. By participating, you could win an iPad mini or one of multiple $100 Amazon gift cards!

Your Impact

By participating in this study, you will be contributing to valuable advancement of knowledge on a relatively under-studied topic!

Eligibility Criteria

All genders

At least 18 years old

Have sexual experience or not

Understand English or French

Study Tasks

Respond to an online survey


This study was approved by the Institutional Committee on Ethics in Research Involving Humans at UQAM (CIEREH) (certificate # 2941_e_2020).


Sexual inexperience

Activity and Time


Online, Polls and Surveys

Weekdays, Weeknights, Weekends, Overnight

25 minutes total, 1 session

This is an online survey that takes approximately 25 minutes to complete.


A chance to win 5-of-5 $100 Amazon gift cards

Chance to win an iPad mini

After data collection is complete, there will be a draw of one iPad mini and multiple $100 Amazon gift cards. The total number of gift cards will depend on the final number of participations in the study (it will be roughly one card per 100 participations). Your chances of winning will also depend on whether you complete the study in its entirety or only partially. Chances of winning range from 1/67 for complete participations to 1/600 for incomplete participations.

Study Address

This study doesn't require any in-person visits. Complete it in the comfort of your own home!

Posting date: Oct 16, 2020