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10/08/2013 06:11 pm ET

8 Things People Would Rather Have Than Sex

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An orgasm or a caffeine fix? According to a recent survey, the majority of people would choose the latter.

When Le Meridien Hotels asked guests across China, India, the United Arab Emirates and the United States what they would give up for their morning cup of coffee, 53 percent of respondents said that they'd prefer an Americano over morning sex, and 78 percent said that they'd sacrifice alcohol, social media or sex for a year in exchange for a regular supply of caffeinated beverages.

This isn't the first study to declare that people prefer something over sexual satisfaction -- if faced with the choice. (Obviously most of us would prefer to have our coffee and our orgasms.)

Here are eight things you might choose over sex, according to research:

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