HIV/AIDS and sexual-risk behaviors among adolescents: factors influencing the use of condoms in Burkina Faso.

@article{Guiella2007HIVAIDSAS,
  title={HIV/AIDS and sexual-risk behaviors among adolescents: factors influencing the use of condoms in Burkina Faso.},
  author={Georges Guiella and Nyovani Janet Madise},
  journal={African journal of reproductive health},
  year={2007},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={182-96}
}
To facilitate the design of effective policies that can address adolescent's reproductive health problems, it is necessary to gain a thorough understanding of patterns of adolescents' sexual behavior, and the factors that affect them. Using a unique set of data collected in 2004 from a nationally-representative survey of adolescents, this study examines adolescents' risky and protective sexual behavior in Burkina Faso. Findings show that 11% of adolescent males had sexual intercourse in last… CONTINUE READING
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