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Authordc.contributor.authorSanchez, Ninive 
Authordc.contributor.authorGrogan-Kaylor, Andrew 
Authordc.contributor.authorCastillo, Marcela 
Authordc.contributor.authorCaballero, Gabriela 
Authordc.contributor.authorDelva, Jorge 
Cita de ítemdc.identifier.citationRevista Panamericana de Salud Publica/Pan American Journal of Public Health, Volumen 28, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 267-274
Abstractdc.description.abstractObjective. To examine a range of individual, parenting, and family factors associated with sexual intercourse among a community sample of youth and their families in Santiago, Chile. Methods. Data were taken from the Santiago Longitudinal Study conducted in January 2008-November 2009. Participants were 766 youth (mean age = 14.03 years, 51% male) from municipalities of low- to mid-socioeconomic status. Variables included emotional and behavioral subscales from the Child Behavior Checklist's Youth Self Report, parental monitoring, family involvement, parental control and autonomy, relationship with each parent, and sexual activity. Bivariate and multivariate logistic regression models were used to examine the odds of sexual intercourse initiation. Results. Seventy (9.14%) youth reported having had sex in their lifetime; the average age of first sexual intercourse among this group was 13.5 years (Standard Deviation [SD] = 1.74) for males and 14.08 (SD = 1.40) for females. Having sex was
Publisherdc.publisherPan American Health Organization
Type of licensedc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Chile
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Sourcedc.sourceRevista Panamericana de Salud Publica/Pan American Journal of Public Health
Keywordsdc.subjectAdolescent behavior
Keywordsdc.subjectPregnancy in adolescence
Keywordsdc.subjectSexual behavior
Títulodc.titleSexual intercourse among adolescents in Santiago, Chile: A study of individual and parenting factors
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