UPDATE: Fast facts

November 21, 2003

Teenage sex

 

UPDATE

Fast Facts

32Percentage of surveyed teens 15-17 who have had sex
92Percentage of teens 15-17 (including those who have had sex) who think being a virgin in high school is a good thing
42Percentage of virgins 15-17 (of either sex) who say they are waiting until they're in a committed relationship
37Percentage of virgins 15-17 who say they are waiting until they are married
85Percent of sexually experienced teens 15-17 who say they were motivated by curiosity

Source: The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation and seventeen magazine, October 2003

 



UPDATE: Fast facts.

Medical Economics

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