Being unfaithful is usually a total taboo in most cultures, especially in Europe, but that hasn’t stopped many EU countries featuring in the top ten list of most unfaithful countries.
The website The Richest has been researching the numbers from adultery websites and condom companies to compile a list of the top ten countries who have been playing away.
Here is the top ten list:
Apparently in this country adulterous realtionships are called ‘parallel relationships’ and the society is relatively open-minded .
9. United Kingdom
The Brits aren't usually known for having a bit on the side, but the owner website, Ashley Madison, which helps arrange affairs, says that 1 million Britons are interested in cheating on their partners.
Despite their place in the list adultery is still thought of as a taboo in the country.
Belgian married dating website Gleeden has around 1.1 million members.
Victoria Milan a dating website that caters for married Norwegians looking to play away, say they see a rise in customers in the warmer months.
Known for their romantic tendencies, the french seem to be up for getting a bit on the side as this nationality have their l'heure bleue - which traditionally the hour after work when men would go and visit their mistress.
It is one of the countries where playing away is though to be morally acceptable.
Surprisingly 45 per cent of the german population cheat when they are married.
Not surprising that the country that coined the term ‘bunga bunga’ is on the list.
According to an article in the Mirror, Italy, despite being third in the list, have the lowest rates of divorce than any other country.
46 per cent of the Scandinavian country are cheating.
It has been reported that more that a third of the population in the city of Copenhagen are being unfaithful.
At number one is Thailand.
Figures show the majority of the country, 56 per cent, are unfaithful.
As part of the country’s culture, men traditionally have female friends, other than their wives, with some of these relationships being sexual.
A 2012 Durex survey suggested Thai women were the most unfaithful, despite the country having a reputation for having more opportunities for man to cheat, in the form of brothels and massage parlours.