Reproductive Health Risk and Protective Factors Among Unmarried Youth in Ghana

Karim, Ali Mehryar; Magnani, Robert J.; Morgan, Gwendolyn T.; Bond, Katherine C.
March 2003
International Family Planning Perspectives;Mar2003, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p14
Academic Journal
Examines a nationally representative sample of unmarried 12-24-year-olds in Ghana to assess the effects of individual and contextual factors on sexual behavior, condom use and reproductive health risk. Percentage of female and male youth who reported being sexually experienced; Finding that individual characteristics were strong predictors of condom use.


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