Studies on oral and anal sex practices and the associated factors among youth in Ethiopia are scarce. Data coding, entry, and cleaning was processed using EPI info version 6. The mean age at first oral sex among the study population was Although coerced sex may occur at any age, engagement in forced oral and anal sex at an early age, where these children are not capable to defend and protect themselves is catastrophic. Students were also informed the possibility of opting out at any time if they feel to do so. Although data on the proportion of young people engaged in forced oral and anal sex is lacking, available evidences on vaginal sex suggested that not all sexual experiences of young people are voluntary.
Elliana. Age: 30.
School sexual health education should cover the wider sexual experience and educate students about the risks associated with oral and anal sex and its prevention mechanisms.
Mina. Age: 30.
Oral and anal sex practices among high school youth in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Anal sex means when a man puts his penis in his partner's anus or when one lets their partner insert the penis in their anus". Furthermore, maternal education was a strong predictor of oral and anal sexual intercourse. Correspondence to Amsale Cherie. As these sexual practices are considered taboo in Ethiopia there may be social desirability bias leading to under reporting.