Why teen sex rate is decreasing

May 1997
Jet;05/26/97, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p14
Looks at a study that reports fewer teenagers in the United States are having sexual intercourse. Study conducted by the US Department of Health and Human Services; Number of teenagers, between the ages of 15 and 19, that had sexual intercourse in 1995; Rates as the first decrease in more than two decades; Thoughts on the decrease from experts, such as Dr. James E. Savage Jr., president of the Institute for Life Enrichment in Washington D.C.


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