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Table 2 Studies on adolescent sexual behavior

From: Nature of, and responses to key sexual and reproductive health challenges for adolescents in urban slums in sub-Saharan Africa: a scoping review

Study Slum Name City Population Age group Study Type Design Sample size
Abebe, 2006 Teklehamanot Addis Ababa Girls & Boys 10–19 Obs. Quant. 186
Adebola A. and Odutolu 2007 Not specified Ibadan Girls & Boys 15–24 Obs. Quant. 1042
Amuyunzu-Nyamongo and Magadi 2006 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 13–50 Obs. Qual. 40
Austrian et al. 2015 Kibera Nairobi Girls 18–25 Interv Qual 128
Beguy, et al. 2013 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 12–22 Obs. Mixed 4058
Beguy et al. 2009 Korogocho &Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 12–19 Obs. Quant. 2324
Carolina for Kibera 2007 Kibera Nairobi Girls 11–18 Interv Quant 222
Dodoo, Zulu, and Ezeh 2007 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 15–49 Obs. Mixed method 15,315
Erulkar and Ferede 2009 Not Specified AAa,BDb & Gondar Girls 10–19 Obs. Quant 1839
Erulkar et al. 2013 Not Specified Addis Ababa Girls 10–19 Interv Quant 1172
Erulkar et al. 2004 Merkato & Kazanchis Addis Ababa Girls & Boys 10–19 Obs. Quant. 1076
Kabiru et al. 2010 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 12–19 Obs. Quant. 2134
Khoza et al. 2018 Hillbrow, Berea, & Yeoville Johannesburg Girls & Boys 16–18 Interv Qual. 120
Marston et al. 2013 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 10–19 Obs. Quant 1754
Mphatso Kamndaya et al. 2015 Mbayani and Mtopwa Blantyre, Malawi Girls & Boys 10–24 Obs. Qual 60
Motsomi et al. 2016 Zandspruit Johannesburg Girls & Boys 15–19 Obs. Qual 40
Mugisha and Zulu 2004 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 10–24 Obs. Mixed method Not Stated
Ndugwa et al. 2011 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 12–19 Obs. Quant 1722
Ngom, Magadi, and Owuor 2003 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls 10–19 Obs. Quant 788
Okigbo et al. 2015 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 12–19 Obs. Quant. 1927
Renzaho et al. 2017 Makindye and Nakawa Kampala Girls & Boys 10–24 Obs. Quant 663
Sidze et al. 2015 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 10–24 Obs. Quant 689
Ziraba et al. 2018 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls 12–23 Obs. Quant. 1390
Zulu, Dodoo, & Ezeh 2002 Korogocho & Viwandani Nairobi Girls & Boys 15–49 Obs. Quant. 1645
  1. Where: Obs. ➔Observational research; Interv➔ Intervention research, Qual➔ Qualitative; Quant➔ Quantitative, AAa-Addis Ababa BD b– Bahir Dar