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Table 2 Individual behavior among sexually-active adolescents in Bangkok, 2020 (n = 872)

From: Risky sexual behavior and associated factors among sexually-experienced adolescents in Bangkok, Thailand: findings from a school web-based survey

Variables Categories Total (n = 872) Sex P-Value
Male (n = 367) Female (n = 505)
n % n % n %
Watch porn media No 269 30.8 53 14.4 216 42.8 < 0.001
Yes 603 69.2 314 85.6 289 57.2  
Was physically or emotionally abused No 675 77.4 291 79.3 384 76.0 0.257
Yes 197 22.6 76 20.7 121 24.0  
Was sexually abused No 753 86.4 313 85.3 440 87.1 0.434
Yes 119 13.6 54 14.7 65 12.9  
Experienced physical or emotional neglect No 674 77.3 291 79.3 383 75.8 0.230
Yes 198 22.7 76 20.7 122 24.2  
Gambles No 587 67.3 224 61.0 363 71.9 0.001**
Yes 285 32.7 143 39.0 142 28.1  
Drinks alcohol No 515 59.1 236 64.3 279 55.2 0.007*
Yes 357 40.9 131 35.7 226 44.8  
Smokes cigarettes No 685 78.6 260 70.8 425 84.2 < 0.001
Yes 187 21.4 107 29.2 80 15.8  
Uses cannabis No 812 93.1 330 89.9 482 95.4 0.001**
Yes 60 6.9 37 10.1 23 4.6  
Use e-cigarettes No 691 79.2 275 74.9 416 82.4 0.007*
Yes 181 20.8 92 25.1 89 17.6  
Had an unintended pregnancy No 776 89.0 343 93.5 433 85.7 < 0.001
Yes 96 11.0 24 6.5 72 14.3  
Uses birth control No 272 31.2 136 37.1 136 26.9 0.001**
Yes 600 68.8 231 62.9 369 73.1  
Uses emergency contraception No 803 92.1 347 94.6 456 90.3 0.022*
Yes 69 7.9 20 5.4 49 9.7  
  1. *p-value < 0.05, **p-value < 0.001