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Beinart, Sarah and Anderson, Barry and Lee, Stephanie and Utting, David (2002) Youth at risk? A national survey of risk factors, protective factors and problem behaviour among young people in England, Scotland and Wales. London: Communities that Care .

This report outlines a range of health and behavioural problems that potentially put young people at risk. These factors include crime and other anti-social behaviour; leaving formal education without qualifications; misuse of drugs, alcohol and other substances and school-age pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. The report highlights attitudes and patterns of behaviour from a questionnaire completed by 14,666 pupils in the UK.


Item Type:Book
Date:2002
Call No:GC2, TA14, VH4.4
Pages:56 p.
Publisher:Communities that Care
Place of Publication:London
ISBN:0-953753-01-8
Keywords:sexually transmitted disease, Risk Behavior Inventory, teen pregnancy prevention, youth (stage of life), crime, national survey, United Kingdom, early school leaving
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Accession Number:HRB 1724 (Available)
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Subjects:T Demographic characteristics > Young adult
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health related prevention > Health information and education > Communicable disease control > Safe sex
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Risk and needs assessment
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Risk and protective factors
R Research > Type of research study > Empirical study > Survey
VA Geographic area > Europe > United Kingdom
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health related prevention > Health information and education > Communicable disease control

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