A New Look at Teenage Pregnancy in Brazil
Notwithstanding, this panorama in which young women have a sexual initiation with an older or more experienced partner—the namorado —exercises a strong influence on the decisions regarding contraceptive protection [ 17 , 18 ]. Read Next. Paris, France: Armand Colin; The pregnancy rate is higher among those with age-grade lag, but this is also true when the lag already existed upon entering elementary school. It is important to take into account the context of gender relationships, which influences the contraceptive practices.