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Author: Meckler, Laura
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1. Meckler, Laura
Teen Sex Begins At Home, Study Finds
The Seattle Times, September 26, 2002.
Cohort(s): NLSY97
Publisher: The Seattle Times Company
Keyword(s): Adolescent Behavior; Sexual Activity; Sexual Experiences/Virginity; Teenagers

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This article reports on Child Trend's analysis of NLSY97 data which indicated that the majority of teens' first sexual experiences were in their or their partner's family home during the evening or night. This goes against the popular conception that adolescent sexual intercourse occurs after school when parents are not at home. A similar Associated Press article appears on-line at
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Meckler, Laura. "Teen Sex Begins At Home, Study Finds." The Seattle Times, September 26, 2002.