K G Santhya

Summary

Affiliation: Population Council
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Timing of first sex before marriage and its correlates: evidence from India
    K G Santhya
    Population Council, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India
    Cult Health Sex 13:327-41. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Early marriage and sexual and reproductive health vulnerabilities of young women: a synthesis of recent evidence from developing countries
    K G Santhya
    Population Council, New Delhi, India
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 23:334-9. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Consent and coercion: examining unwanted sex among married young women in India
    K G Santhya
    Population Council, New Delhi, India
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 33:124-32. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Associations between early marriage and young women's marital and reproductive health outcomes: evidence from India
    K G Santhya
    Population Council, New Delhi, India
    Int Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:132-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Condom use before marriage and its correlates: evidence from India
    K G Santhya
    Population Council, New Delhi
    Int Perspect Sex Reprod Health 37:170-80. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Meeting the commitments of the ICPD Programme of Action to young people
    Shireen J Jejeebhoy
    Population Council, New Delhi, India
    Reprod Health Matters 21:18-30. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Participation in civil society and political life among young people in Maharashtra: Findings from the Youth in India - Situation and Needs study
    Rajib Acharya
    Population Council, Povery, Gender and Youth, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi 110003, India
    J Adolesc 33:553-61. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Violence against women in South Asia: The need for the active engagement of the health sector
    Shireen J Jejeebhoy
    a Population Council, India Habitat Center, New Delhi, India
    Glob Public Health 9:678-90. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Demand for Contraception to Delay First Pregnancy among Young Married Women in India
    Shireen J Jejeebhoy
    Senior Associate, Population Council, India, Zone 5A, Ground Floor, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi, India, 110003
    Stud Fam Plann 45:183-201. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Physical and sexual violence and symptoms of gynaecological morbidity among married young women in India
    Shireen J Jejeebhoy
    a Population Council, New Delhi, India
    Glob Public Health 8:1151-67. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Timing of first sex before marriage and its correlates: evidence from India
    K G Santhya
    Population Council, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India
    Cult Health Sex 13:327-41. 2011
    ..Moreover, considerable gender differences were apparent in the correlates of age at first pre-marital sex, with peer- and parent-level factors found more often to be significant for young women than men...
  2. doi request reprint Early marriage and sexual and reproductive health vulnerabilities of young women: a synthesis of recent evidence from developing countries
    K G Santhya
    Population Council, New Delhi, India
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 23:334-9. 2011
    ..To review current evidence on the links between early marriage and health-related outcomes for young women and their children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Consent and coercion: examining unwanted sex among married young women in India
    K G Santhya
    Population Council, New Delhi, India
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 33:124-32. 2007
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  4. doi request reprint Associations between early marriage and young women's marital and reproductive health outcomes: evidence from India
    K G Santhya
    Population Council, New Delhi, India
    Int Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:132-9. 2010
    ..Little evidence from India is available regarding the ways in which early marriage may compromise young women's lives and their reproductive health and choices...
  5. doi request reprint Condom use before marriage and its correlates: evidence from India
    K G Santhya
    Population Council, New Delhi
    Int Perspect Sex Reprod Health 37:170-80. 2011
    ..Little evidence is available from India concerning young people's use of condoms in premarital relationships...
  6. ncbi request reprint Meeting the commitments of the ICPD Programme of Action to young people
    Shireen J Jejeebhoy
    Population Council, New Delhi, India
    Reprod Health Matters 21:18-30. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Participation in civil society and political life among young people in Maharashtra: Findings from the Youth in India - Situation and Needs study
    Rajib Acharya
    Population Council, Povery, Gender and Youth, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi 110003, India
    J Adolesc 33:553-61. 2010
    ..Findings underline the importance of education, agency and close parental interaction in facilitating youth participation in civil society and political life and their expression of pro-social values...
  8. ncbi request reprint Violence against women in South Asia: The need for the active engagement of the health sector
    Shireen J Jejeebhoy
    a Population Council, India Habitat Center, New Delhi, India
    Glob Public Health 9:678-90. 2014
    ..A greater commitment to making the health system responsive to women in distress is essential and should be undertaken with the same level of commitment given to prevention programmes. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Demand for Contraception to Delay First Pregnancy among Young Married Women in India
    Shireen J Jejeebhoy
    Senior Associate, Population Council, India, Zone 5A, Ground Floor, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi, India, 110003
    Stud Fam Plann 45:183-201. 2014
    ..Women who reported feeling pressure to prove their fertility were less likely to have practiced contraception. ..
  10. doi request reprint Physical and sexual violence and symptoms of gynaecological morbidity among married young women in India
    Shireen J Jejeebhoy
    a Population Council, New Delhi, India
    Glob Public Health 8:1151-67. 2013
    ..Findings highlight the need for the health system to play a proactive role in recognising and responding to the needs of young women experiencing marital violence. ..
  11. doi request reprint Women's autonomy and experience of physical violence within marriage in rural india: evidence from a prospective study
    Shagun Sabarwal
    Population Council, New Delhi, India
    J Interpers Violence 29:332-47. 2014
    ..Results argue for an increased focus on strategies aimed at improving women's financial status through livelihood skill-building opportunities, development of a strong savings orientation, and asset-building options. ..
  12. doi request reprint Treatment-seeking for symptoms of reproductive tract infections among young women in India
    Shagun Sabarwal
    Population Council, New Delhi
    Int Perspect Sex Reprod Health 38:90-8. 2012
    ..Most studies on treatment-seeking have focused broadly on women of reproductive age, and little is known about the experiences of adolescent girls and young women, particularly the unmarried...
  13. doi request reprint How conditional cash transfers to promote institutional delivery can also influence postpartum contraception: evidence from Rajasthan, India
    A J Francis Zavier
    Population Council, New Delhi, India Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 123:e43-6. 2013
    ..To examine the association between the receipt of benefits from a conditional cash transfer (CCT) scheme-Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY)-and postpartum contraceptive use in Rajasthan, India...
  14. pmc Diverse realities: sexually transmitted infections and HIV in India
    S Hawkes
    Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 78:i31-9. 2002
    ..Vast numbers of people in India are severely disadvantaged in terms of income, education, power structures, and gender. Addressing these basic issues of human rights lies at the core of achieving better health outcomes...