Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
Males are considered to have used a condom and hormonal or intrauterine method at first intercourse if they reported they were sexually experienced; used a condom; and their partner used either pills, hormonal injections, hormonal implants, hormonal patch, vaginal ring, or IUD at their first intercourse.
Sexually experienced refers to males aged 15 to 19 years who had ever had intercourse.
Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.
The original baseline was revised from 18.1 to 15.7 due to a change in the baseline year from 2006-2008 to 2006-2010. The target was adjusted from 19.9 to 17.3 to reflect the revised baseline using the original target-setting method.
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