Marital Quality and Parent-Adolescent Relationships: Effects on Sexual Activity Among Adolescents and Young Adults. Table 1. Percent of Adolescents Engaging in Each Sexual Behavior

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Table 1. Percent of Adolescents Engaging in Each Sexual Behavior

 Full SampleMaleFemaleBio-MarriedStep
Engaging in Risky Sex Age 14-1614.0%12.2%16.0%11.7%19.8%
Engaging in Risky Sex Age 17-2051.9%48.7%55.3%48.8%60.2%
Sex before age 1635.3%37.4%33.1%30.2%48.5%
Sex before age 1877.0%78.7%75.0%73.2%85.5%