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From ‘sugar daddies’ to ‘sugar babies’: exploring a pathway among age-disparate sexual relationships, condom use and adolescent pregnancy in South Africa

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Background: Adolescent pregnancy has been linked to adverse outcomes. Most studies proposing risk pathways for adolescent pregnancy in South Africa are qualitative, hypothesising links among age-disparate relationships, reduced condom use and higher pregnancy rates. No known South African studies have quantitatively explored pathways to adolescent pregnancy.

Objectives: This study aimed to: (i) identify the factors associated with adolescent preg...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1071/sh14089

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Social Policy & Intervention
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University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Social Policy & Intervention
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Social Policy & Intervention
Role:
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Economic and Social Research Council More from this funder
Health Economics AIDS Research Division, University of KwaZulu-Natal More from this funder
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Publisher:
CSIRO Publishing Publisher's website
Journal:
Sexual health Journal website
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Pages:
59-66
Publication date:
2015-02-23
Acceptance date:
2015-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1449-8987
ISSN:
1448-5028
Source identifiers:
509844
Language:
English
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uuid:4ce770fc-4592-4c08-b852-6b34237fae98
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Deposit date:
2015-10-28

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