ERIC Number: EJ627670
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Relationship between Psychosocial Factors and Condom Use among African-American Adolescents.
Colon, Rose M.; Wiatrek, Dawn Elise; Evans, Richard I.
Adolescence, v35 n139 p559-69 Fall 2000
Explores the relationship between psychosocial factors and condom use by African-American adolescents (N=229). Results show that most participants were sexually active by age 13, had four or more lifetime sexual partners, and were using condoms regularly. Sexual self-efficacy predicted perceived certainty of condom use while self-esteem and sexual self-efficacy predicted intention to use condoms. (MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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