Factors influencing adolescent sexual activity in Nigeria: analysis of the 1990 Demographic and Health Survey
Unmarried adolescents in Nigeria have become more sexually active over the past decade. Data are available from Nigeria's 1990 National Demographic and Health Survey for 1678 unmarried female adolescents aged 15-19 years. 1104 of these young women were unmarried at the time of the survey. 26.4% of the unmarried women were sexually active at the time of the survey, 67.5% of whom had unprotected...
Published at Journal of Population & Social Studies
Published in 1993
Oladosun Muyiwa » Muyiwa Oladosun obtained his PhD from Pennsylvania State University, USA, in Rural Sociology & Demography in December 1999, and MA in population and Social Research from Mahidol University, Thailand in July 2003. He joined Covenant University, Ogun State, Nigeria, as Senior Lecturer with the Department of Economics & Development Studies in January 2015 (www.covenantuniversity.edu.ng). Between... view full profile
Prospects for Fertility Decline in Nigeria: Comparative Analysis of the 1990 and 1999 Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey Data
Perceived quality of care and contraceptive use among social marketed and commercial health establishment clientete in urban Pakistan