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Teen Age Fact File

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Teen Age Fact File

  1. 1. TEEN AGE fact File
  2. 2. WORLD SCENARIO <ul><li>1 in every 5 is an adolescent </li></ul><ul><li>About 1.2 billion adolescents 85% live in developing countries </li></ul><ul><li>1.7 million of them loose their lives mostly due to accidents, suicide, violence, pregnancy related complications & other illnesses that are preventable or treatable </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>India has largest population of teenagers </li></ul><ul><li>over 190 million representing over 20% of total population. </li></ul><ul><li>According to National Family Health Survey 1998-99 16.4% of all women in age group 15-19 years have at least one child ever born. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Among Adolescent Females <ul><li>Early marriage, Pregnancies, & Motherhood </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Census boys girls </li></ul><ul><li>1991 1000 1150 </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>In 1996, 36% of Girls aged 15-19 years were married </li></ul><ul><li>In rural area percentage was even higher up to 45% </li></ul>
  7. 7. LITRACY GAP <ul><li>46% at primary </li></ul><ul><li>38% at upper Primary </li></ul><ul><li>34% at Secondary </li></ul><ul><li>32% at higher Secondary </li></ul><ul><li>In rural settings gap is still higher </li></ul><ul><li>FEMALE </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>About 1/3 of the adolescent aged 15-19 years were reported to be working. </li></ul><ul><li>Most such jobs are labor intensive low income jobs in unorganized sector </li></ul><ul><li>They are exposed to unsafe & un healthy7 working conditions </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>6.6% adolescents in India suffer from Psychiatric problems. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Married before 18 Yr <ul><li>Niger 76% </li></ul><ul><li>Democratic republic of Congo 74% </li></ul><ul><li>Afghanistan 54% </li></ul><ul><li>India & Bangladesh 50%+ </li></ul><ul><li>In India </li></ul><ul><li>14% are married between 10 &14 </li></ul>
  11. 11. Meternal Mortality In India <ul><li>15 - 19 years die twice as much as in 20 – 24; in pregnancy or child birth. </li></ul><ul><li>Chances of deaths in 10-14 is still more. </li></ul>
  12. 12. India <ul><li>Has the highest level of violence in the home against women married at age of ≤18 </li></ul><ul><li>70% of those surveyed had experienced beating. </li></ul><ul><li>Such women are more likely to believe that husband might be justified in beating the wife. </li></ul>
  13. 13. High Risk Behaviour <ul><li>Sand is slipping from hands & we are fool to believe that everything is alright. </li></ul><ul><li>Approximately ½ of all HIV Infected have occurred in <25 Years of age & it is spreading like wild fire. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Rebellious behaviour <ul><li>Substance abuse </li></ul><ul><li>Gang Membership </li></ul><ul><li>Carrying a weapon </li></ul><ul><li>Self harm & Self mutilation </li></ul><ul><li>Suicide </li></ul>
  15. 15. Rebellious behaviour <ul><li>Sexual Activity </li></ul><ul><li>Aggression & Violence </li></ul><ul><li>Running away from home </li></ul><ul><li>Prostitution </li></ul><ul><li>Sexual Offenders </li></ul>
  16. 16. Rebellious behaviour <ul><li>violates </li></ul><ul><li>Rules, Values & norms </li></ul><ul><li>of </li></ul><ul><li>Family, School, Community, </li></ul><ul><li>Culture & Society </li></ul>

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