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Table 2 Number (%) of sexually active adolescents reporting different sexual practices by sex (n = 885)

From: Sexual practices among unmarried adolescents in Tanzania

   Sex  
Type of sexual practice Total (%) Male Female p-value
Vaginal sex 885 (100) 605 (42.6) 280 (21.1) < 0.01
Anal* 66 (7.5) 51 (8.5) 15 (5.4) 0.1
Masturbation 260 (29.4) 213 (35.6) 47 (17.0) < 0.01
Oral 72 (8.1) 56 (9.4) 16 (5.8) 0.07
  1. * All adolescents reporting anal sex also reported vaginal sex
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