Calverton: Macro International Inc., 2008. 107 p.
Authors: 
Khan, Shane
Mishra, Vinod
Organizations: 
United States Agency for International Development, USAID
Macro International Inc.
Collection: 
DHS comparative reports 19
Description: 
The study provides information on key reproductive and sexual health indicators in young women and men age 15-24 in 38 developing countries. The data come from Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) and AIDS Indicator Surveys (AIS) conducted between 2001 and 2005. Indicators are selected for the following key areas: background characteristics; adolescent pregnancy; contraception; sexual activity; and HIV/AIDS-related knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors. Additional analysis examines the association of various individual and household characteristics with the key indicators.
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