Intimate Inaccuracies: Young Couples Don’t Always Agree About Contraceptive Use.

Publication Year: 
2016
Personal Author: 
Karberg, Elizabeth.
Wildsmith, Elizabeth.
Manlove, Jennifer.
Corporate Author: 
Child Trends.
Briefing Materials
Page Count: 
9
Journal Title: 
2016-61

Young men may not be sure which contraceptive method their female partner uses, or may incorrectly assume a female partner is using contraception when she is not. We looked at young men's and women's reports of recent contraceptive use, within heterosexual couples, and found inconsistencies in their reports. (Author abstract)