Received date: November 14, 2015 Accepted date: December 14, 2015 Published date: December 18, 2015 Citation: Ajaegbu OO (2015) Premarital Sex, HIV and Use of Condom among Youths in Nigeria. doi: 10.4172/2151-6200.1000146 Copyright: © 2015 Ajaegbu OO.
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Received Date: May 08, 2014; Accepted Date: May 28, 2015; Published June 08, 2015 Citation: Barve G, Sood A, Nithya S, Virmani T (2015) Effects of Advertising on Youth (Age Group of 13-19 Years Age). doi:10.4172/2165-7912.1000260 Copyright: © 2015 Barve G, et al.
They also feel that the pre-school children cannot differentiate between commercials and programmes and cannot distinguish between reality and fantasy.
Critics charge threat advertising to children is inherently unfair and deceptive and should be banned.
Due to lack of experience and sex education, many young people are becoming increasingly exposed to the risk of HIV infection.
In the light of the above, this study discussed premarital sex, HIV and use of condom among youths in Nigeria.
On the other hand are those that advertising is a part of life and children must learn to deal with it in consumer socialization process of acquiring the skills needed to function in the market place.
Some feel that parents should be involved in helping children interpret advertising and can refuse to purchase products they believe are undesirable for their children.
Data for this study came from 2013 Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey and other secondary data.
The survey revealed that only 18.5% of young women that had sex in the 12 months preceding the survey used condom.
Out of 3306 never-married sexually active men and women, 1728 representing 52% live in urban areas and 43% of them did not use condom during sexual intercourse in the 12 months preceding the survey.
The study concludes by recommending that to achieve reduction of HIV/AIDS prevalence among Nigerian youths, effort must be directed towards educating youths on the importance of condom use sexual intercourse.
For district plans, population change can be compared with other districts, or with the region in which the district is located.