TABLE 2

STI Rates Among Incarcerated Adolescents Aged 12 to 18 Years, 200926

DiseaseOverall Positivity, %
FemaleMale
Chlamydia14.86.6
Gonorrhea3.91.0
  • Chlamydia data are from 83 juvenile detention facilities for women and 123 facilities for men. Gonorrhea data are from 71 juvenile detention facilities for women and 118 facilities for men.