There's no shortage of studies showing the many things for which women would be willing to give up sex.

Whether its a perfect body, chocolate, or even Internet access, the list seems surprisingly long.

Now, a new study has revealed that 57 percent of German women would rather give up sex for a year rather than be unable to watch television for the same time period, German newspaper, The Local reports.

On the contrary, nearly 62 percent of German men surveyed by the Hamburg-based Foundation for Future Studies said they'd choose sex over television.

LOOK: 7 Things People Would Choose Over Sex:

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  • A "Better" Body

    A <em>SHAPE</em> and FitSugar survey from May found that 68 percent of women would give up sex for at least a month in exchange for a "perfect bikini body." Let's hope we never have to choose between body confidence and orgasms.

  • Their iPhone

    A survey released on June 18th, the iPhone's fifth birthday, showed just how addictive these gadgets are. Fifteen percent of participants said that they would rather <a href="" target="_hplink">give up sex than spend a weekend iPhone-free</a>.

  • A Good Night's Sleep

    Sometimes you just need to seriously snooze. A May survey from The Better Sleep Council found that <a href="" target="_hplink">12 percent of Americans polled</a> would give up sex for better sleep.

  • Facebook

    Apparently women really are that into social media. A survey <em>Cosmopolitan</em> conducted in October 2011 found that 20 percent of <a href="" target="_hplink">women would rather give up sex for a week</a> than give up looking at their friends' recently posted photos.

  • Internet Access

    Twenty-one percent of people would <a href="" target="_hplink">give up sex rather than give up Internet access</a> for a year, according to a March report from Boston Consulting Group.

  • Studying Textbook-Free

    In an August 2011 survey, 25 percent of college students said they'd <a href="" target="_hplink">give up sex for a year in order to stop lugging heavy books</a> around. Fortunately more text books than ever are digitized.

  • Their Favorite Food

    Eating trumps sex. A February 2012 survey by <em>Bon Appetit</em> found that <a href="" target="_hplink">75 percent of people would give up sex</a> for their favorite food.

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