AYR is in the bottom half of the UK's sexiest towns according to a new sex map that measures sexual activity throughout the country.

Out of 720 towns and cities, Ayr ranked 402 and was told the town's 44,849 residents spend less than average on their sexual pleasure.

Ayr had the second highest ranking in Ayrshire, behind Kilmarnock which claims the title of sexiest town in Ayrshire.

Kilmarnock, 284th place, topped Irvine in 478th and Kilwinning in 567th in the table.

The Lovehoney Interactive UK Sex Map allows users to search for a city, town or county in Scotland the UK to discover just how sexy where they live really is.

The map also reveals information such as most popular fantasy where Ayr's is 'Fantasy and Roleyplay Costumes'.

The sexiest town in Scotland was Bathgate in West Lothian - ninth in the UK table.

Lovehoney product director Bonny Hall said: “Residents in Ayr spend slightly less than average on their sexual pleasure.

“The map allows you to look up anywhere in Scotland, so you can see how sexy your town is, or other towns in Ayrshire or even further afield.”

The figures are based on based on Lovehoney’s extensive data on the UK’s sexual behaviour.

Lovehoney, the UK’s biggest sex toy retailer, is booming with sales of more than £100 million annually.




The top 20 Scottish towns and cities for sexual activity were:

  • 1 Bathgate - West Lothian
  • 2 Inverurie - Aberdeenshire
  • 3 Ellon - Aberdeenshire
  • 4 Dalkeith - Midlothian
  • 5 Dunfermline - Fife
  • 6 Peterhead - Aberdeenshire
  • 7 Fraserburgh - Aberdeenshire
  • 8 Forfar - Angus
  • 9 Stirling - Stirlingshire
  • 10 Inverness - Inverness-shire
  • 11 Perth - Perthshire
  • 12 Helensburgh - Dunbartonshire
  • 13 Montrose - Angus
  • 14 Alloa - Clackmannanshire
  • 15 Stonehaven - Aberdeenshire
  • 16 St Andrews - Fife
  • 17 Johnstone - Renfrewshire
  • 18 Glasgow
  • 19 Motherwell - Lanarkshire
  • 20 Dumfries - Dumfriesshire