It might seem like everyone else is having sex, often people say they are having sex when they are not, it is something people often brag about.
The majority of young people do not have sex until they are over 16, even though they say they are to other young people.
The decision when to have sex is something you need to think about, it shouldn’t be something you do because you think everyone else is doing it. You shouldn’t have sex because someone else tells you to or they make you feel you have to, especially if you don’t want to.
It is illegal to have sex under the age of 16.