Niniek Lely Pratiwi, Hari Basuki


Backgrounds: One of the phases that have a high vulnerability to HIV-AIDS is adolescence, a period which has the highest social mobility than at any other age. In recent years there is a trend of increased cases of HIV-AIDS, especially in groups of teenagers who are of reproductive age. Social penalties for people with HIV-AIDS, are generally more severe when compared with patients with other deadly diseases. Sometimes the social punishment is also tertimpakan to health workers or volunteers, are involved in canng for people living with HIV-AIDS. This study aims to analyze the characteristics of adolescent relationships in the risk of vulnerability in HIV-AIDS with Sexual Behaviour adolescents aged 15-24 years. Methods: Analysis method based on the type of data adolescent characteristics as independent variables and adolescent sexual behavior, prevention of HIV-AIDS as the dependent variable IS nominal, then the test through two stages of analysis analysis, univariate, bivariate analysis of the relationship  between two variables for wh1ch is followed by phase analysis into two binomial Regression analysis. Results: The analysis showed that the knowledge of adolescents about preventing HIV-AIDS with only with one partner who is not at risk percentage is still 86.0%, while the knowledge of prevention with adolescents  that do not use a new syringe with 78.9% adolescents. Regression test results found a significant association between residence significantly with unsafe sexual behavior with p = 0.000 At Alfa 0.05 which means that adolescents who lived in villages at higher risk unsafe sexual behavior than adolescents who live in the city. The increase in group counseling adolescents  through peer group in the village has priority access to the information  given HIV-AIDS prevention efforts m the village which is less than the city.


Keywords: HIV-AIDS, Sexual Behavior of Youth, VCT

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Buletin Penelitian Sistem Kesehatan (Bulletin of Health System Research, ISSN 1410-2935) published by National Institute of Health Research and Development, Ministry of Health of Republic of Indonesia 
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