Young people’s sexual health in South Africa: HIV prevalence and sexual behaviors from a nationally representative household survey


Results: Young women were significantly more likely to be infected with HIV in comparison with young men (15.5 versus 4.8%). Among men, a history of genital ulcers in the past 12 months was associated with HIV infection [adjusted odds ratio (AOR), 1.91; 95% confidence interval (CI), 1.04–3.49) whereas among women a history of unusual vaginal discharge in… (More)


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