Young peopleArchived

Toolkit material

The same main indicators as those of the general population are proposed (to be asked of young people who are sexually active), plus one indicator of contraceptive practice:

Title and description: Type of contraception at first intercourse (and last intercourse)


Purpose and rationale  To assess progress in the use of contraception (and protection against STI) in young people
Measurement frequency

Every 4-5 years

Strengths and weaknesses Possible differences in interpretation of the question by boys and girls


Behavioural surveillance toolkitArchived

The overall objective of this work is to support the development of a key set of indicators in order to ensure availability of comparable behavioural data and to support Member States to implement behavioural surveillance or surveys by preparing a user-friendly toolkit and framework (protocol) for the implementation of behavioural surveillance and second generation surveillance related to HIV and STI in Europe.