Metrics details. Premarital sex is voluntary sexual intercourse between unmarried persons. Prevalence and factors associated with premarital sexual practice in the study area are lacking.
Health Sci J. Background: Significant numbers of adolescents are involved in sexual activities at an early age which exposes them to the risk of unintended pregnancy, abortion and STIs. Therefore, this study was designed to assess the prevalence, consequences and associated factors of premarital sex among female students in Ambo University.
To assess the magnitude and factors associated with premarital sexual intercourse among adolescent students of the secondary and preparatory school in Debre-Markos town, northwest Ethiopia, Among secondary and preparatory school adolescent students, This shows that premarital sexual intercourse among secondary and preparatory school adolescents is high.
Family is an important environment that is associated with a range of social and emotional behaviors of children. Twenty-six single males and females of years who were living in Isfahan participated in this qualitative research study. The participants had begun to have some form of sexual activities.
This study was done to determine the prevalence of sexual intercourse among secondary school students aged 12 to 19 years in Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia. Data were collected using the self-administered questionnaire translated version of the Youth Risk Behaviour Surveillance in Bahasa Malaysia. The proportion among male students who had had sex was higher 8.
Premarital sex is sexual activity practiced by people before they are married. Historically, premarital sex was considered a moral issue which was taboo in many cultures and considered a sin by a number of religions, but since about the sit has become more widely accepted, especially in Western countries. Until the s,  "premarital sex" referred to sexual relations between two people prior to marrying each other.
Tables and figures Table 1: distribution of respondents by socio- demographic characteristics Table 2: distribution of respondents according to alcohol, tobacco and chat uses march, Table 3: premarital sexual histories among mada walabu university college of medicine and health sciences students, march Table 4: main risky behaviors related to pre marital sexual practices among mwu college of medicine health science students, march Table 5: indpendet predictors of premarital sexual intercourse among madawalabu university, college of medicine and health science students, march, Table 1: distribution of respondents by socio- demographic characteristics Table 2: distribution of respondents according to alcohol, tobacco and chat uses march,
Ana Paula A. Pentecostal denominations in Brazil are recognized for their promotion of conservative norms and punitive sanctions related to the sexual behavior of their young members. Moreover, they have created unique space for their followers to actively participate in a religious environment. Our main results confirm a strong association between delay in sexual initiation and Pentecostalism in Brazil and suggest that this association be related to frequent attendance at religious services.
Objective: The youths' sexual behaviors are counted as the main priorities of the public health due to the high prevalence of unwanted pregnancies, illegal abortions, and sexually transmitted infections. This research was carried out to explain the youths' contraceptive knowledge and practice in premarital sexual relationships. Methods: This qualitative research was carried out on 30 single boys and girls aged 18—24, living in Isfahan, Iran, who had already started sexual activities.