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A Profile Of Sexual Activities Among Adolescents In Nigeria

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A Profile Of Sexual Activities Among Adolescents In Nigeria

According to reports by some national newspapers and EFB private investigation, it is revealed that there is high level of Sexual Activities Among young people in Nigeria.
The age at first sexual debut among young people has continued to decline while the age at marriage has increased in many part of the country.
This widening biosocial gap has increased the number of years that young people engaged in sexual intercourse outside matrimony thereby increasing their vulnerability to several sexual and reproductive health problems.
Nigeria health survey reports that at the age of 20 years over 90% of young people have become sexually active, with large proportion of these occurring with casual and non-conjugal relationships.
Adolescents in Nigeria have variously been reported to be more likely engaged in sex with multiple sexual partners, to prostitution as well as being exposed to sexual abuse.
The Federal Ministry of Health estimates that over 90,000 women die from complications of unsafe abortion in Nigeria annually.
To date, a large proportion of the reported death from AIDS in Nigeria has been among young adults aged 15-25 years, with no evidence of trend towards a reduction in the numbers of deaths.

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