Culture-based Prediction of Adolescent HIV Risk (ICPSR 35922)

Principal Investigator(s): Eyre, Stephen L., University of California-San Francisco


This study collects qualitative data on cultural models of sex and romantic relationships in samples drawn from heterosexual and sexual minority communities in three cities: Oakland, CA; Chigano, IL; and Birmingham, AL. It also collects survey data on these domains. Finally, it collects information about cultural attributes and HIV risk behaviors for each specific sexual orientation group.

Access Notes

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Study Description


This study was funded by:

  • United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (5R01HD051438)

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    adolescents, cultural influences, heterosexuality, HIV, risk factors, sexual behavior, sexual preference

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Data Type(s):    survey data

Data Collection Notes:

NICHD funded the PRIMARY DATA COLLECTION of this project.

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