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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of parents

From: ‘Hu Hong’ (bad thing): parental perceptions of teenagers’ sexuality in urban Vietnam

  N (31) %
Age Mean = 47.4
 Gender
  Male 13 58.1%
  Female 18 41.9%
 Employment
  Employed 19 61.5%
  Business owner 7 22.4%
  Not employed (housewife) 5 16.1%
 Highest education
  Primary school 1 3.2%
  Middle school 4 12.9%
  High school 9 29.0%
  Vocational school 2 6.4%
  Bachelor’s degree or higher 15 48.5%
 Experience in a research study
  Yes 4 12.9%
  No 27 87.1%
 Characteristics of their teenagers
  Type of School
  Private School 1 3.2%
  Public School 29 93.5%
  Public school (Continuing education) 1 3.2%
 Grade of their teenagers
  10th 11 35.5%
  11th 4 12.9%
  12th 16 51.6%
  1. Focus group discussions (FGDs)