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Table 1 Sex differences in risky sexual behaviour among Russian adolescents

From: Risky sexual behaviour among Russian adolescents: association with internalizing and externalizing symptoms

  Boys
n (%)
Girls
n (%)
Total
n (%)
Statistics
χ2 (p-value)
One or more RSB 298 (28.5) 240 (15.7) 538 (20.9) 61.58***
Having had sex with two or more persons 213 (20.9) 97 (6.4) 310 (12.3) 118.00***
Using alcohol or drugs during last intercourse 109 (10.6) 53 (3.5) 159 (6.4) 52.14***
Sex without condom at last intercourse 119 (11.6) 166 (10.9) 285 (11.2) 0.25
Having been pregnant or partner pregnancies 64 (6.4) 91 (6.1) 155 (6.2) 0.08
  1. Reference values are no RSB (i.e., sex ≤ 1 person, not having sex or not using alcohol, drugs or condom during last intercourse, and not reporting pregnancies)
  2. RSB risky sexual behaviour
  3. *** p < .001