Adolescent Dating Behaviour in Senior Hight School

Irwina Angelia Silvanasari, Florentina Sustini, Eka Mishbahatul Mar’ah Has

Abstract

Sexual behaviour is one of risk behaviour in adolescent. Sexual behaviour related to dating behaviour. The study aims to describe adolescent dating behaviour in Senior High School. This study was a descriptive research with cross sectional approach. As many as 150 respondents taken with simple random sampling. The variable was adolescent dating behaviour. Data collection using questionnaires. This study showed that average adolescent’s age was 16.05 years, average father’s age was 47.72 years, average mother’s age was 43.91 years, the average length of meeting when dating was 2.63 hours, most of the respondents (62%) were female, most of father jobs (55.3%) were employees and entrepreneurs, most mothers (59.3%) were unemployed, most of father education (49.3%) and mother education (52.7%) was senior high school, and the intensity of dating was less than 1 times/week (46%). Adolescent dating behavior was almost evenly distributed, in the category of risk (49.3%) and not at risk (50.7%). Adolescent dating behaviour in not at risk category showed that there was a healthy relationship between adolescent with girlfriend or boyfriend. Risky adolescent dating behaviour indicated that unhealthy relationship between adolescent with girlfriend or boyfriend. School nurses should be able to give reproductive health education to adolescents.

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Silvanasari I., Sustini F. and Has E. (2018). Adolescent Dating Behaviour in Senior Hight School.In Proceedings of the 9th International Nursing Conference - INC, ISBN 978-989-758-336-0, pages 269-273. DOI: 10.5220/0008323702690273


in Bibtex Style

@conference{inc18,
author={Irwina Angelia Silvanasari and Florentina Sustini and Eka Mishbahatul Mar’ah Has},
title={Adolescent Dating Behaviour in Senior Hight School},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 9th International Nursing Conference - INC,},
year={2018},
pages={269-273},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0008323702690273},
isbn={978-989-758-336-0},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF

JO - Proceedings of the 9th International Nursing Conference - INC,
TI - Adolescent Dating Behaviour in Senior Hight School
SN - 978-989-758-336-0
AU - Silvanasari I.
AU - Sustini F.
AU - Has E.
PY - 2018
SP - 269
EP - 273
DO - 10.5220/0008323702690273