TABLE III

Percentage (number) of respondents reporting sexual intercourse before age 16 by main source of information

Source of informationMenWomen
School10.7 (37/344)7.6 (46/605)
Relatives24.7 (41/164)6.9 (35/502)
Television, magazines, books9.6 (18/192)5.2 (14/240)
Boyfriend or girlfriend32.8 (112/342)19.9 (53/266)
Friends19.0 (177/932)7.7 (65/856)
Other35.9 (9/25)16.8 (5/27)
  • Analysis was based on weighted data.