Data Shows Rural, Urban Sexual Patterns DifferJanuary 16, 2018 |
by Ariana Eunjung Cha
Political pundits, policymakers and demographers often talk about the divide between rural America and urban America, and we know a lot about the differences in jobs, incomes, health, education and numerous other indicators. But what about sex?
There’s been an odd gap in our knowledge about rural-urban variation in sexual activity and contraceptive use, but a new analysis from the National Center for Health Statistics out this week provides some interesting insights.