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Table 2 A descriptive results showing the sexual behaviors of adolescent girls in 12 sub-Saharan African countries

From: Impact of social environment on sexual behaviors of adolescent girls in 12 sub-Saharan African countries: a cross-sectional study

Country Sexual Initiation Condom Use Age of sexual debut Number of sexual partners
Yes
N (%)
No
N (%)
Yes
N (%)
No
N (%)
Mean
(95% CI)
Mean
(95% CI)
Botswana 160 (17.2) 766 (82.8) 133 (80.8) 32 (19.2) 14.23 (13.75–14.72) 2.08 (1.73–2.43)
Ghana 263 (11.9) 2059 (88.1) 426 (54.7) 368 (45.3) 12.85 (12.67–13.03) 2.63 (2.44–2.83)
Kenya 315 (24.5) 971 (75.5) 147 (44) 182 (56) 12.61 (12.35–12.87)
Mauritania 254 (29.3) 618 (70.7) 67 (55.5) 58 (44.5) 12.87 (12.29–13.45) 2.46 (2.05–2.88)
Mozambique 369 (45.8) 385 (54.2) 218 (77.9) 54 (22.1) 14.38 (13.97–14.79) 1.62 (1.46–1.78)
Namibia 849 (43.6) 1185 (56.4) 517 (79.2) 135 (20.8) 14.58 (14.40–14.77) 2.24 (2.10–2.38)
Senegal 129 (11.3) 1014 (88.7) 87 (67.8) 42 (32.2) 13.15 (12.46–13.85) 1.88 (1.48–2.27)
Seychelles 424 (36.9) 769 (63.1) 176 (46.4) 203 (53.6) 13.15 (12.94–13.36) 2.57 (2.35–2.79)
Swaziland 252 (7.0) 3264 (93.0) 121 (48.5) 125 (51.5) 13.09 (12.91–13.26) 2.14 (1.96–2.31)
Tanzania 225 (13.4) 1483 (86.6) 37 (43.5) 48 (56.5) 12.30 (11.80–12.79) 1.94 (1.64–2.24)
Uganda 208 (20.4) 808 (79.6) 129 (62.7) 75 (37.3) 13.82 (13.43–14.22) 2.10 (1.80–2.41)
Zambia 116 (32.6) 250 (67.4) 74 (49.9) 68 (50.1) 12.92 (12.58–13.26) 2.79 (2.45–3.13)
All countries 3564 (19.9) 13,572 (80.1) 2132 (57.5) 1390 (42.5) 13.21 (13.04–13.37) 2.19 (2.08–2.29)
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