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Table 1 Prevalence and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) of risky sexual behaviors among respondents by sex

From: Socioeconomic variations in risky sexual behavior among adolescents in 14 sub-Saharan Africa countries who report ever having had sex

Country Year Multiple Sexual Partners (2+) Condomless Sex
Female Male Female Male
Angola 2015–16 4.3 (2.6–6.9) 18.3 (14.7–22.6) 65.1 (59.8–70.0) 56.6 (50.2–62.7)
Benin 2017–18 10.3 (8.0–13.0) 16.2 (12.1–21.3) 72.7 (68.5–76.5) 72.0 (65.4–77.7)
Cameroon 2018 13.3 (10.7–16.4) 28.8 (23.6–34.7) 42.0 (36.9–47.2) 31.5 (25.7–38.0)
Congo 2011–12 7.9 (5.7–10.9) 34.4 (28.8–40.5) 56.3 (50.0–62.4) 44.3 (38.1–50.7)
Cote d’Ivoire 2011–12 11.1 (8.5–14.3) 37.6 (30.3–45.5) 55.3 (50.2–60.3) 36.2 (28.3–44.9)
Democratic Republic of the Congo 2013–14 10.6 (8.1–13.8) 23.3 (19.0–28.3) 76.2 (70.8–80.8) 75.3 (66.6–82.3)
Gabon 2012 15.7 (11.7–20.7) 25.5 (20.6–31.1) 32.6 (27.2–38.5) 19.8 (14.4–26.6)
Kenya 2014 4.4 (2.5–7.7) 15.0 (11.6–19.2) 38.2 (30.0–47.1) 34.9 (28.1–42.4)
Liberia 2013 15.0 (11.3–19.6) 11.1 (7.0–17.2) 75.4 (69.8–80.2) 61.1 (50.5–70.8)
Malawi 2015–16 4.4 (2.9–6.6) 17.6 (14.2–21.6) 38.7 (33.4–44.2) 32.6 (27.4–38.4)
Mozambique 2011 8.4 (6.4–11.0) 28.6 (24.1–33.6) 55.1 (49.2–60.8) 59.3 (53.5–64.9)
Sierra Leone 2013 11.3 (9.4–13.5) 20.4 (16.7–24.7) 93.2 (91.3–94.8) 84.5 (80.0–88.2)
Uganda 2016 6.8 (4.9–9.3) 22.7 (17.8–28.5) 52.2 (45.9–58.5) 45.1 (36.8–53.7)
Zambia 2018 4.3 (2.8–6.6) 18.1 (15.2–21.5) 69.7 (64.0–74.8) 56.9 (52.6–61.0)