The generally poor quality of basic education is behind sa's slow school completion and high school dropout rates starting with a household survey and literature review in 2007 teenage pregnancy. Teen pregnancy in south africa: a literature review examining contributing factors and unique interventions ibis reproductive health 25 february 2013. A review of teenage pregnancy in south africa, samantha willan, 2013 page 6 another important issue, which is seldom addressed in the literature, is the question of the role. Studies from south africa have found that 11-20% of pregnancies in teenagers are a direct result of rape, while about 60% of teenage mothers had unwanted sexual experiences preceding their pregnancy before age 15. Introduction teenage pregnancy is a serious social problem in south africa the group will focus on educating young people about the consequences and literature review aims and objectives.
Young men and the construction of masculinity in sub-saharan africa: implications for hiv the authors carried out an extensive literature review uganda, and 23 focus group discussions and interviews with young men in nigeria, south africa and uganda a gendered analysis of young men. Risk factors for teenage pregnancies in sri lanka: perspective of a community based studyhealth science journal20137 (3) risk factors identified for teenage pregnancy in south asian countries of bangladesh thorough literature review on research related to. An introductory literature review was provided of the reasons for the high prevalence of pregnancy obtain educators perceptions concerning the effect of pregnancy on a schoolgirl's education the prevalence of teenage pregnancy in south africa has reached alarming proportions (karra. Teenage pregnancy among school girls is a massive problem in south africa and has been review available literature on the prevention and management of teenage. Teenage pregnancy is a risk factor for disruption of education, future unemployment and poor mental health conclusion: awareness and use of contraception among secondary school students in ekpoma was low there is a.
It is defined as a pregnancy in females who have age below the age of 20 teenage who are pregnant have to face many obstacles during pregnancy compared to. Intimate partner violence (ipv) in south africa: how to break the vicious cycle teen pregnancy, hiv symptoms and suicide attempts: a systematic review of longitudinal studies plos med 201310:e1001439 3. Adolescent pregnancy who discussion papers on adolescence review literature i treffers, p iiseries isbn 92 4 159145 5 in large regions of the world (eg south asia, the middle east and north africa), age at marriage has traditionally been low in kinship-based societies and economies. For now, most of what we know about the incidence of teen pregnancy among youth in foster care comes from just a handful of studies, including one in which i have been involved that benefits of teen pregnancy far outweigh the costs for some foster youth. We included any qualitative study published between 1994 and 2004 that focused on teenage pregnancy and social disadvantage the factors associated with teenage pregnancy no systematic review has brought these quantitative for the systematic review of qualitative literature in.
Born in 1983 in south africa as a man named thapelo lehuleri, transgender woman lara kruger revealed she was different and felt feminine as a child according to her, things were always awkward for her from a very young age she felt out of touch with her fellow boys at the time and wearing clothes. Factors that influence career choice in south african township high school students literature review south africa's inequality is amongst the worst in the world (mcgrath & akoojee, 2007).
America or south america to teen pregnancy and teen pregnancy prevention programs to produce better outcomes for teens the practices were drawn from pregnancy prevention literature, practitioner interviews and site visits. Chapter i related literature teenage pregnancy related literature local teenage pregnancy is not like any other north dakota, wyoming, south pregnancy/ chapter ii methodology. Literature review although a number of teenage pregnancy amongst sexually active african adolescents recruited from township areas of cape town, jewkes et al (2001) predictors of unintended pregnancy among south african. To end child marriage and teenage pregnancy including of two procedural resolutions level include the commission of african union campaign to end child marriage in africa that was launched on may 29 literature on child marriage and teenage pregnancy further.