Factors influencing the timing of first sexual intercourse among young people in Nyanza, Kenya.

@article{Tenkorang2008FactorsIT,
  title={Factors influencing the timing of first sexual intercourse among young people in Nyanza, Kenya.},
  author={E. Tenkorang and E. Maticka-Tyndale},
  journal={International family planning perspectives},
  year={2008},
  volume={34 4},
  pages={
          177-88
        }
}
  • E. Tenkorang, E. Maticka-Tyndale
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • International family planning perspectives
  • CONTEXT Despite the relevance of the timing of first intercourse for the risk of HIV infection, few studies have examined postponement of first sex as a strategy to prevent infection. METHODS Survey data collected in October 2003 from 8,183 standard six and standard seven students aged 11-17 in 160 schools in Nyanza Province, Kenya, were used in logit and log-normal hazard models to understand the factors that influence the timing of first sexual intercourse. RESULTS Both males and females… CONTINUE READING
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