ERIC Number: EJ396131
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
An Epidemiological Perspective of Minority Teenage Males: A Preliminary Report.
Joshi, Neela P.
Urban League Review, v12 n1-2 p139-45 Sum-Win 1988-89
Describes the demographic characteristics, sexual behavior, and fatherhood status of a sample of 150 minority males under the age of 19 years from urban, low-income neighborhoods. The majority (90.6 percent) reported sexual experiences before the age of 15, and 30 percent were aware that their partners had become pregnant. (FMW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue with the title "Strategies for Alleviating Teenage Pregnancy in the Twenty-First Century."