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Table 2 Frequency and percentage for internet exposure and sexual behavior variables according to gender

From: Adolescent selfie: an Italian Society of Paediatrics survey of the lifestyle of teenagers

   Males n
%
Females n
%
Total n
%
Have you ever remain online longer than you expected? never 594 386 980
60,60% 39,40% 8,50%
occasionally 2371 2125 4496
52,70% 47,30% 39%
regularly 2759 3293 6051
45,60% 54,40% 52,50%
Is your study negatively influenced by on-line activities? never 1648 1727 3375
48,80% 51,20% 29,30%
occasionally 2996 3178 6174
48,50% 51,50% 53,60%
regularly 1080 898 1978
54,60% 45,40% 17,20%
Do you believe yourself able to find online reliable information? never 483 568 1051
46,00% 54,00% 9,10%
occasionally 2175 2748 4923
44,20% 55,80% 42,70%
regularly 3066 2487 5553
55,20% 44,80% 48,20%
Have you ever had sexual intercourse? No 1963 2925 4888
40,20% 59,80% 42,40%
yes 3761 2878 6639
56,70% 43,30% 57,60%
Do you use contraceptive methods? never 1205 1082 2287
52,70% 47,30% 34,40%
occasionally 717 461 1178
60,90% 39,10% 17,70%
regularly 1839 1335 3174
57,90% 42,10% 47,80%
Did you have a sexual education in family? No 3531 3552 7083
49,90% 50,10% 61,40%
yes 2193 2251 4444
49,30% 50,70% 38,60%
Have you ever received sexual proposed by adults via the meetings app.? never 4943 4929 9872
50,10% 49,90% 85,60%
occasionally 551 670 1221
45,10% 54,90% 10,60%
regularly 230 204 434
53,00% 47,00% 3,80%
Have you ever give sexual service in exchange of payment? never 5474 5687 11,161
49,00% 51,00% 96,80%
occasionally 250 116 366
68,30% 31,70% 3,20%
regularly 0 0 0
0,00% 0,00% 0%
  1. Note: Percentage are reported for males and females while percentage in italic are reported for total sample