FP-10.1 Increase the proportion of sexually experienced females aged 15 to 19 years who use a condom at first intercourse
About the Data
Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
Number of sexually experienced females aged 15 to 19 years whose partner used a condom at their first intercourse
Number of sexually experienced females aged 15 to 19 years
From the 2006-2010 National Survey of Family Growth:
What is your current marital status? Are you...
- Separated, because you and your husband are not getting along
- Have you never been married?
[Following a series of questions on when sexual intercourse with a man occurred and whether or not the sexual intercourse was voluntary:]
The very first time you ever used a birth control method, which method did you use? If you used more than one method that first time, please tell me about it.
- Birth control pills
- Partner’s vasectomy
- Jelly or cream
- Cervical cap
- Suppository, insert
- Today sponge
- Female condom, vaginal pouch
- IUD, Coil, Loop
- Depo-provera, Injectables
- Morning after pill
- Rhythm or safe period by calendar
- Safe period by temperature, or cervical mucus test, natural family planning
- Withdrawal, pulling out
- Respondent sterile
- Partner sterile
- Other method (specify)
Thinking again of the very first time you used a method of birth control, was it the first time you had intercourse?
Females are considered to have used a condom at first intercourse if they reported they were sexually experienced and that their partner used a condom at their first intercourse. Sexually experienced refers to females 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.