Ali M. Reproductive Health 10 1: Background In Pakistan, sexual practices outside marriage are proscribed by law.
We aimed to assess the pakistan in sex and magnitude of non-marital sexual behaviours of urban men, focusing on men having sex with men.
Methods In this cross sectional survey undertaken in six cities of Pakistan, we interviewed men aged 16—45 years selected through a multistage systematic sampling design.
Sexual behaviours were assessed through a pakistan in sex ln. Multivariable analysis was used to identify association between various individual level characteristics and probability of engaging in sexual activities involving men.
Results Nearly one-third ppakistan percent reported having had non-marital sex in their lifetime. Of these men 16 percent reported premarital sex, while pakistan in sex percent reported engaging in both pre- and extramarital sex.
Only two percent reported exclusive extramarital sex. In total respondents, 9 percent reported ever having had sexual relations with men.
While 62 respondents, 2. Factors that were significantly associated with MSM behaviours were being less than 27 years adjusted OR 5.
Factors significantly associated with exclusive homosexual behaviour were having sexual debut at a younger age i. Conclusions To prevent the spread of STI's in Pakistan, preventive interventions should focus on reaching out to young uneducated men offering them with appropriate counselling and skills to adopt "safe sex practices" through workplace orientation sessions; while for youth in schools, life skills education be included in the curriculum.
Through public-private partnership stigmatised groups should be reached through established community pakistan in sex and provided with information on accessing voluntary counseling pakistan in sex treatment centres.
Journal Article Exploring urban male non-marital sexual behaviours in Pakistan.Green Massage Bethlehem Pa
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