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Historically, the reasons people have sex have to reproduce, to experience pleasure, or to relieve sexual tension. Several theoretical perspectives suggest that mo- tives for engaging in sexual intercourse ranging from the mundane (e.g., ‘‘I wanted to experience physical pleasure’’) to the spiritual (e.g., ‘‘I wanted to get closer to God’’), from altruistic (e.g.,‘‘I wanted the person to feel good about himself/herself’’)to vengeful (e.g., ‘‘I wanted to get back at my partner for having cheated on me’’). The Physical reasons Stress Reduction,Pleasure ,Physical,Desirability and Experience Seeking.The Goal Attainment subfactors included Resources,Social Status,Revenge and Utilitarian.The Emotional subfactors included Love and Commitment and Expression. The three Insecurity subfac- tors included Self-Esteem Boost,duty/Pressure andMate Guarding. Individual differences in expressed reasons for having sex were coherently linked with personality traits and with individual differences in sexual strategies.
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