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Demography (2011) 48 (3): 1151–1176.
Published: 06 July 2011
... and improve the quality of reporting; however, these methods often limit the complexity of information collected. We designed a life history calendar—the Relationship History Calendar (RHC)—to increase the scope of data collected on sexual relationships and behavior while enhancing their quality. The RHC...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 323–340.
Published: 01 August 1987
... of Wisconsin Press . Duncan , O. D. ( 1975 ). Introduction to Structural Equation Models . New York : Academic Press . Fox , G. L. ( 1981 ). The family’s role in adolescent sexual behavior . In T. Ooms (Ed.), Teenage Pregnancy in a Family Context (pp. 73 – 130...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 563–577.
Published: 01 November 1989
... , G. L. ( 1981 ). The family's role in adolescent sexual behavior . In T. Ooms (Ed.), Teenage Pregnancy in a Family Context: Implications for Policy (pp. 73 – 130 ). Philadelphia : Temple University Press . Fox , G. L. , Fox , B. R. , & Frohardt-Lane , K. ( 1982...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 895–920.
Published: 01 June 2022
... debut: The role of religiosity and sex attitudes in the add health survey . Journal of Sex Research , 40 , 358 – 367 . Rostosky S. S. , Wilcox B. L. , Wright M. L. C. , & Randall B. A. ( 2004 ). The impact of religiosity on adolescent sexual behavior: A review...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1955–1976.
Published: 22 August 2014
... approach reduces several common sources of bias that hamper existing work on both migration and sexual debut: (1) the longitudinal nature of the data enables us to examine the effects of characteristics that predate both behaviors of interest; (2) the survey on sexual behavior employed a technique...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 259–280.
Published: 13 January 2015
...-negative and HIV-positive respondents. These results imply that individuals actively respond to information about their HIV status that they learn during HTC, invoking protective behavior against future risk of HIV/AIDS for themselves and their actual and potential sexual partners. Some limitations...
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Demography (2007) 44 (2): 373–388.
Published: 01 May 2007
... choosing to have sex varies with the average behavior in his or her school. Additionally, the magnitude of the social multipliers and several other interesting risk factors differ by gender and by race. These findings might help explain the large variation in sexual initiation across schools in the United...
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Demography (1986) 23 (2): 217–230.
Published: 01 May 1986
...J. Richard Udry; Luther M. Talbert; Naomi M. Morris Abstract Despite the widespread assumption that hormones stimulate motivation for sexual behavior in adolescence, no published empirical studies have demonstrated this link. In a cross-sectional study of 78 females in the eighth, ninth, and tenth...
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Demography (2022) 59 (6): 2271–2293.
Published: 01 December 2022
... competing desires. Using novel weekly panel data, this analysis assesses how desires for sex may moderate the effect of the desire to avoid pregnancy on a young woman's sexual behavior and contraceptive use. Findings suggest that when a woman strongly wants to avoid pregnancy, she is less likely to have sex...
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Demography (2012) 49 (3): 1011–1036.
Published: 29 June 2012
...Adeline Delavande; Hans-Peter Kohler Abstract We investigate the causal impact of learning HIV status on HIV/AIDS-related expectations and sexual behavior in the medium run. Our analyses document several unexpected results about the effect of learning one’s own, or one’s spouse’s, HIV status...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 705–728.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Ester Lucia Rizzi; Gianpiero Dalla-Zuanna Abstract Individual data on menstrual cycles of noncontracepting women living in Western countries were used in order to verify whether the biological seasonality of conception persists after sexual behavior is controlled for. Episodes of intercourse were...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1541–1569.
Published: 01 August 2022
... limitations. Using data from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health ( N = 11,705) that directly measure sexualities across dimensions (i.e., identity, behavior, and attraction), I examine variation in geographic mobility between childhood (ages 11–17) and adulthood (ages 26–34) across...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 247–268.
Published: 01 May 2003
... behaviors was offered; our results from Kisumu, although not always significant, by and large conform to expectations. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2003 2003 Sexual Behavior Sexual Activity Sensitive Question Sensitive Behavior Population Council References...
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Demography (2017) 54 (3): 887–909.
Published: 02 May 2017
... pregnancy: more distinct partners during the study period, more sexual intercourse with men, less frequent contraceptive use, less use of a dual method (condom plus hormonal method), and more gaps in contraceptive coverage. Mostly heterosexual women resemble LGBTQ women in their contraceptive behavior...
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Published: 01 June 2022
Fig. 1 Conceptual model of pathways through which religiosity may affect young unmarried women's sexual behavior and contraceptive use More
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Demography (2013) 50 (6): 2151–2171.
Published: 25 July 2013
... that relatively advantaged black teens disproportionately abort after job losses, implying that the average child born to a black teen in the wake of job loss is relatively more disadvantaged. To identify the effects of job losses on sexual behavior, we estimate Eq. ( 3 ): (3) where Behavior ist...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 863–890.
Published: 06 May 2019
... and motivate future delinquent behavior (Armour and Haynie 2007 ). Both early sexual onset and union formation are associated with a greater risk of sexually transmitted diseases (Kaestle et al. 2005 ; Nour 2006 , 2009 ), such as HIV (Wand and Ramjee 2012 ). Early union formation is also associated...
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Demography (2012) 49 (3): 1075–1101.
Published: 03 June 2012
... for the fast propagation of HIV in some parts of sub-Saharan Africa. 1 5 2012 3 6 2012 © Population Association of America 2012 2012 HIV Marriage Sexual behavior Partnership concurrency Africa Polygyny was frequently featured in early scientific debates on the epidemiology...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 549–572.
Published: 21 February 2019
...Abigail Weitzman; Jennifer Barber; Yasamin Kusunoki Abstract Leveraging 2.5 years of weekly data from the Relationship Dynamics and Social Life Study, we investigate the relationship between young women’s sexual concurrency and their contraceptive behavior. Specifically, we (1) examine whether...
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Demography (2019) 56 (5): 1791–1825.
Published: 19 September 2019
... medical care . Journal of Health and Social Behavior , 59 , 554 – 568 . 10.1177/0022146518808718 Reczek C. , Liu H. , & Spiker R. ( 2017 ). Self-rated health at the intersection of sexual identity and union status . Social Science Research , 63 , 242 – 252 . 10.1016...
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