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Fox, Kristin; Gordon-Strachan, Georgiana
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Jamaican youth risk and resiliency behaviour survey 2005: School-based survey on risk and resiliency behaviours of 10 - 15 year olds.
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2007
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http:; www.cpc.unc.edu/measure/publications/pdf/tr-07-58.pdf
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Abstract
Provides a descriptive overview of the health, risk and resiliency of adolescents 10 15 years old attending schools across Jamaica based on a nationally representative survey conducted between November 2005 and February 2006. While the study showed that most adolescents live in a supportive environment, it pointed to some critical areas of concern in the areas of gender, nutritional status and physical activity; emotional well-being; physical abuse and volence, drug use, sexual activity and academic performance.....
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