Adolescent Girls' Agency Significantly Correlates With Favorable Social Norms in Ethiopia—Implications for Improving Sexual and Reproductive Health of Young Adolescents
作者: Yemane BerhaneAlemayehu WorkuDagmawit TewahidoNebiyou FasilHanna GulemaAmare W. TadesseSemira Abdelmenan
作者单位: 1Addis Continental Institute of Public Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
刊名: Journal of Adolescent Health, 2019, Vol.64 (4), pp.S52-S59
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2018.12.018
关键词: Adolescent girlsSocial normsAgencyEducationMarriageNutritionEthiopia
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Purpose(#br)This study investigates the relationship between adolescent girls' agency and social norms regarding early marriage, girls' education, and nutrition in West Hararghe, Ethiopia.(#br)Methods(#br)We conducted a cross-sectional study involving adolescent girls aged between 13 and 17 years in 2016. A two-stage cluster sampling procedure was followed to identify eligible respondents at the household level. A total of 114 clusters in four districts and 30 households from each cluster were randomly selected. Data were collected using a structured and pretested questionnaire. The agency composite score was measured based on 21 previously validated items. Descriptive and injunctive norm composite scores regarding education, marriage, and nutrition were constructed based on...
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