Advancing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
 

Are you IN THE KNOW?

TEENS

The term “teens” refers to 15–19-year-olds, unless otherwise specified.



Sources of Information About Sex

Who do American teens trust the most for information on sex?

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Do U.S. states require that formal sex education curricula be medically accurate?

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What subjects are usually included in formal U.S. sex education curricula?

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Do U.S. teens who receive abstinence education also receive information about birth control?

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Worldwide, do teens get comprehensive sex education in schools or other formal settings?

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What impact does comprehensive sex education have on teen sexual behavior worldwide?

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What impact does abstinence-only sex education have on teens?

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