How many teens use condoms

Duration: 15min 44sec Views: 1876 Submitted: 12.03.2021
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Are you interested in testing our corporate solutions? Please do not hesitate to contact me. Additional Information. Show sources information Show publisher information. The survey was conducted at all regular public and private schools with students in at least one of grades 9—12 in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. State of Health.

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Leigh E. Copen, PhD 5 ; Khaleel S. Hussaini, PhD 3 ; Rachel E. Koumans, MD 3 ; Riley J. Steiner, PhD 3 View author affiliations. Preventing unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases STDs , including human immunodeficiency virus HIV infection, among adolescents is a public health priority.

Report: Many teens don't use condoms

Rates of sexual activity, pregnancies, and births among adolescents have continued to decline during the past decade to historic lows. Despite these positive trends, many adolescents remain at risk for unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections STIs. This policy statement has been developed to assist the pediatrician in understanding and supporting the use of condoms by their patients to prevent unintended pregnancies and STIs and address barriers to their use.
Most sexually active teenagers don't use condoms regularly, a behavior that puts them at risk of sexually transmitted diseases, according to a report in Thursday's USA Today. Over half, or 53 percent, of teen boys, say they don't always use a condom. Among girls, about two-thirds say a condom isn't always used.