Sexual Statistics: Select Reports from the National Center for Health Statistics

Elizabeth A. Thomas (Editor)

Series: Public Health in the 21st Century
BISAC: HEA021000



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This book presents national estimates from the National Center for Health Statistics on sexual behavior, sexual attraction and sexual identity in the United States; prevalence and timing of oral sex with opposite-sex partners among females and males aged 15-24 years; contraceptive methods women have used in the United States from 1982-2010; current contraceptive use in the United States (2006-2010); and use of emergency contraception among women aged 15-44. These behaviors and characteristics are relevant to birth and pregnancy rates, as well as to the incidence of sexually transmitted infections. (Imprint: Novinka )

Preface pp. i-x

Sexual Behavior, Sexual Attraction, and Sexual Identity in the United States: Data From the 2006–2008 National Survey of Family Growth
(Anjani Chandra, William D. Mosher, Casey Copen, Catlainn Sionean)pp. 1-74

Prevalence and Timing of Oral Sex with Opposite-sex Partners Among Females and Males Aged 15–24 Years: United States, 2007–2010
(Casey E. Copen, Anjani Chandra, Gladys Martinez)pp. 75-98

Contraceptive Methods Women Have Ever Used: United States, 1982–2010
(Kimberly Daniels, William D. Mosher, Jo Jones)pp. 99-126

Current Contraceptive Use in the United States, 2006–2010, and Changes in Patterns of Use Since 1995
(Jo Jones, William Mosher, Kimberly Daniels)pp. 127-174

Use of Emergency Contraception Among Women Aged 15–44: United States, 2006–2010
(Kimberly Daniels, Jo Jones,Joyce Abma)pp. 175-184

Index pp. 185-190

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