Few studies have examined associations between culturally based sexual values and behaviors among Latinos. A sample of sexually active Latinos aged 16—22 residing in San Francisco were interviewed in — Multiple regression and multinomial logistic regression analyses were conducted to examine associations between sexual values and behaviors, while adjusting for language use a proxy for acculturation and other covariates. The importance attached to female virginity was negatively associated with the number of sexual partners women had had in their lifetime odds ratio, 0. For men, the importance of satisfying sexual needs increased with the numbers of lifetime and recent sexual partners 1.
Latinos Are Luckier in Love
Latinos Are Luckier in Love, Sex Survey, Hispanics 45+, Family, Spirit
Hispanics start having children at much younger ages than non-Hispanics. Among Hispanics, teen parenthood is most widespread in the immigrant generation. Not only do Latinos have children at younger ages than non-Latinos, they also marry at younger ages. Despite their relatively high rate of teen parenthood, most Latino youths do not look favorably upon having children prior to age
VIII. Family, Fertility, Sexual Behaviors and Attitudes
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Among non-U. Sexual risk behavior was measured by two variables: 1 condomless anal sex during the previous 12 months and 2 unprotected anal sex, defined as condomless anal sex without having taken PrEP at any time during the previous 12 months. Differences in the trends by place of birth and years of U.