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Table 5 Comparisons of the contextual factors considering early sexual initiation and inconsistent use of condoms (n = 80)

From: Individual and contextual factors associated with sexual initiation among adolescents

Contextual factorsEarly sexual initiationInconsistent use
Yes
(n = 54)
No
(n = 26)
pYes (n = 32)No
(n = 48)
p
Socioeconomic level  0.7  0.37
 A71.4 (5)28.5 (2) 50.0 (3)50.0 (3) 
 B183.3 (10)16.6 (2) 33.3 (4)66.7 (8) 
 B266.6 (19)33.3 (3) 26.1 (6)73.9 (17) 
 C173.6 (14)26.3 (5) 53.8 (14)46.2 (12) 
 C285.7 (6)14.28 (1) 57.1 (4)42.9 (3) 
 D66.6 (2)33.3 (1) 33.3 (1)66.7 (2) 
Mother’s education  0.5  0.18
 Incomplete elementary68.7 (11)31.2 (5) 30.0 (6)70.0 (14) 
 Complete elementary85.7 (6)14.2 (1) 36.4 (4)63.6 (7) 
 Incomplete high school85.7 (6)14.2 (1) 62.5 (5)37.5 (3) 
 Complete high school83.3 (10)16.6 (2) 53.8 (7)46.2 (6) 
 Incomplete higher education83.3 (5)16.6 (1) 71.4 (5)28.6 (2) 
 Complete higher education77.7 (14)22.2(4) 23.5 (4)76.5 (13) 
Father’s education  0.31  0.65
 Incomplete elementary86.6 (13)13.3 (2) 50.0 (9)50.0 (9) 
 Complete elementary70.0 (7)30.0 (3) 27.3 (3)72.7 (8) 
 Incomplete high school100 (4)0.0 (0) 40.0 (2)60.0 (3) 
 Complete high school72.7 (8)27.3 (3) 54.5 (6)45.5 (5) 
 Incomplete higher education66.6 (4)33.3 (2) 25.0 (2)75.0 (6) 
 Complete higher education76.4 (13)23.5 (4) 47.1 (8)52.9 (9) 
Family configuration  0.04**  0.98
 Nuclear87.5 (16)12.5 (2) 44.4 (8)55.6 (10) 
 Extended85.7 (18)14.2 (3) 40.9 (9)59.1 (13) 
 Single parent66.6 (12)33.3 (6) 40.0 (8)60.0 (12) 
 Remarried76.9 (10)23.0 (3) 38.9 (7)61.1 (11) 
Affective-consistent  0.93  0.47
 Low84.2 (16)15.7 (3) 36.0 (9)64.0 (16) 
 Medium low72.7 (8)27.2 (3) 46.7 (7)53.3 (8) 
 Medium high77.2 (17)22.7 (5) 52.4 (11)47.6 (10) 
 High81.2 (13)18.7 (3) 29.4 (5)70.6 (12) 
Adaptation  0.15  0.17
 Low84.6 (22)15.3 (4) 48.3 (14)51.7 (15) 
 Medium low68.1 (15)31.8 (7) 50.0 (12)50.0 (12) 
 Medium high84.6 (11)15.3 (2) 29.4 (5)70.6 (12) 
 High85.7 (6)14.2 (1) 12.5 (1)87.5 (7) 
Autonomy  0.0**  0.91
 Low88.8 (16)11.1 (2) 39.1 (9)60.9 (14) 
 Medium low73.0 (19)26.9 (7) 37.9 (11)62.1 (18) 
 Medium high87.5 (14)12.5 (2) 44.4 (8)55.6 (10) 
 High62.5 (5)37.5 (3) 50.0 (4)50.0 (4) 
Total classification  0.95  0.35
 Low83.3 (20)16.6 (4) 43.3 (13)56.7 (17) 
 Medium low75.0 (12)25.0 (4) 52.6 (10)47.4 (9) 
 Medium high80.0 (16)20.0 (4) 25.0 (5)75.0 (15) 
 High75.0 (6)25.0 (2) 44.4 (4)55.6 (5) 
Access to information about sexuality in school  0.22  0.4
 No85.7 (16)14.2 (1) 33.3 (7)66.6 (14) 
 Yes74.5 (38)25.4 (13) 43.8 (25)56.1 (32) 
Access to information about sexuality in the family  0.19  0.3
 No77.7 (7)22.2 (2) 53.8 (7)46.1 (6) 
 Yes79.6 (47)20.3 (12) 38.4 (25)61.5 (40) 
  1. *Significant data. Fischer’s exact test