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Document Number: 4516

14 and Under: The Sexual Behavior of Young Adolescents - Approximately one in five adolescents has had sexual intercourse before his or her 15th birthday, according to this report. The report also found that only about one-third of parents of sexually experienced 14-year-olds know that their child has had sex. A summary of the report is available online and the full report can be purchased at www.teenpregnancy.org. (The National Campaign To Prevent Teen Pregnancy, 2003)...


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