She also insists that her relationships with Tom and Jeff, both married, involve friendship and intimacy as well as financial exchange. Young adolescent females with substantially older partners are much more likely than their peers to have sex with their partner, which exposes them to the risks of pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. Although intercourse might not have occurred by the interview date, it may have done so after the study, thereby censoring data for these relationships. To illustrate more clearly the effect of a female's age and age gap on the odds of intercourse, we calculated the odds of intercourse among females with older partners, relative to those among females with a same-age partner, by age gap and for each single year of age. The phenomenon isn't confined to women. She is poor by the standards of middle-class Kenyans, often living hand-to-mouth, dancing for cash in a nightclub, and struggling to put her daughter through school.
For example, the relationship between a year-old female and an older male may be qualitatively different than that between a year-old female and a male of the same age.
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