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. Thus, the aims of this study were to determine the prevalence and to identify factors associated with premarital sexual practice among Debretabor high school youths.
Premarital sexual relationships: Explanation of the actions and functions of family
Premarital Sex: Increasing Worldwide | Inter Press Service
More than two-thirds of young people in developed nations have sexual intercourse while still in their teens. The most vulnerable group of premarital sexual behaviour are youths and adolescents. The aim of the study is to assess factors affecting premarital sex behaviours among adolescents and its impact on health. This study is based on the review of secondary information published by the relevant organization and authors in Nepal and beyond. Study materials were primarily identified searching through Electronic databases and Software bases. Age group of called as adolescents during the period, there is drastic development in physical, cognitive, social and emotional development.
Premarital Sexual Behaviour and its Impact on Health among Adolescents
Joseph Chamie is an independent consulting demographer and a former director of the United Nations Population Division. However, a distinct split in attitudes concerning the acceptability of premarital sex was observed between developed and developing countries Figure 1. Among developed countries minorities considered sex between unmarried adults to be morally unacceptable.
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. Data collection was done with semi-structured interviews.