LET’S TALK ABOUT SEX
These days, what you don’t know about sex can hurt you, so you need to know the facts. Whether or not you’re currently having sex with someone, here are some numbers you should know:
745,000 girls under the age of 20 get pregnant each year.
85 teen girls get pregnant each hour.
91% of teens think it’s important to get a strong message that they should wait to have sex.
75% of teens don’tthink it’s embarrassing to admit to being a virgin.
60% of teens who have had sex wish they’d waited longer.
53% of teens say they’re still virgins.
53% of Latina teens get pregnant at least once before turning 20
50% of guys have never considered what their lives would be like if they got a girl pregnant.
35% of teen couples report having initiated sex within the first month of their relationship
31% of guys say they did not use a condom the first time they had sex