Table 6

Table : Recent sexual activity: women

                                  Percent distribution of women by timing of last sexual intercourse, according to background characteristics, Cambodia 2005

Background
characteristics
Timing of last sexual intercourse

Never had
sexual
 intercourse

Total Number
of women
Within the
 past 4 weeks
within
1 year1
one or
 more years
Missing
Age
   15-19 8.3 2.2 0.3 0.1 89.1 100.0 3,601
   20-24 42.7 12.1 3.2 1.4 40.7 100.0 3,045
   25-29 61.6 14.3 5.6 0.8 17.7 100.0 2,051
   30-34 67.8 14.2 7.4 2.3 8.4 100.0 2,082
   35-39 66.7 14.6 9.9 1.6 7.2 100.0 2,229
   40-44 62.5 14.4 14.7 2.3 6.1 100.0 2,112
   45-49 52.0 20.0 22.1 1.9 4.0 100.0 1,703
Marital status2
  Never married 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 99.8 100.0 5,352
  Married or living together 78.9 18.3 1.8 1.0 0.0 100.0 10,087
  Divorce/separated/
  windowed
0.6 11.3 79.2 8.9 0.0 100.0 1,384
Marital duration
  Married only once
   0-4 years 77.4 20.3 0.8 1.5 0.0 100.0 1,845
   5-9 years 80.1 17.5 1.3 1.2 0.0 100.0 1,821
   10-14 years 83.2 14.7 0.8 1.3 0.0 100.0 1,630
   15-19 years 80.3 17.3 1.8 0.7 0.0 100.0 1,599
   20-24 years 80.1 17.0 2.5 0.3 0.0 100.0 1,125
   25+ years 71.2 23.6 5.1 0.1 0.0 100.0 1,222
  Married more than once 77.8 19.1 1.4 1.6 0.0 100.0 845
Residence
  Urban 42.0 10.0 8.3 0.7 39.1 100.0 2,973
  Rural 48.5 12.3 7.5 1.5 30.2 100.0 13,850
Province
  Banteay Mean Chey 48.9 15.9 4.7 1.6 28.9 100.0 650
  Kampong Cham 47.2 13.5 8.2 1.9 29.2 100.0 2,116
  Kampong Chhnang 46.4 12.3 9.6 0.9 30.7 100.0 556
  Kampong Speu 47.7 13.6 9.5 1.4 27.8 100.0 870
  Kampong Thom 46.1 13.5 8.0 1.8 30.6 100.0 799
  Kandal 46.3 10.7 8.2 0.7 34.1 100.0 1,612
  Kratie 51.9 13.3 5.4 1.7 27.7 100.0 331
  Phnom penh 39.0 10.4 9.1 0.5 41.0 100.0 1,896
  Prey Veng 46.9 12.6 8.8 2.8 28.9 100.0 1,395
  Pursat 45.0 11.7 5.3 2.5 35.5 100.0 480
  Siem Reap 51.1 7.9 7.7 0.6 32.8 100.0 1,200
  Sray Rieng 53.6 11.3 6.5 0.6 28.0 100.0 658
  Takeo 48.2 13.7 7.4 1.1 29.6 100.0 1,102
  Otdar Mean Chey 56.8 8.9 7.0 1.2 26.1 100.0 177
  Battambang/Krong Pailin 45.3 10.6 6.1 1.0 37.0 100.0 1,247
  Kampot/Krong Kep 50.6 11.9 5.8 1.0 30.7 100.0 839
  Krong Preah Sihanouk/ 
  Kaoh Kong
51.5 13.1 6.6 1.8 27.0 100.0 379
  Preah Vihear/Steung Treng 55.3 12.3 6.6 1.9 23.9 100.0 301
  Mondol Kiri/ Rattanak Kiri 60.8 10.8 5.9 1.7 20.9 100.0 215
Education
  No schooling 55.0 14.3 11.7 2.2 16.9 100.0 3,270
  Primary 49.9 12.9 7.8 1.3 28.2 100.0 9,389
  Secondary and higher 35.7 7.9 4.1 0.6 51.5 100.0 4,165
Wealth quintile

  Lowest

50.6 13.2 9.1 2.7 24.4 100.0 3,017
  Second 50.0 13.2 8.3 1.9 26.6 100.0 3,164
  Middle 47.7 12.1 7.3 1.2 31.7 100.0 3,245
  Fourth 48.3 12.7 6.0 0.6 32.4 100.0 3,308
  Highest 41.9 9.3 7.6 0.6 40.7 100.0 4,089
Total 47.4 11.9 7.6 1.3 31.8 100.0 16,823

                                1 Excludes women who had sexual intercourse within the past 4 weeks
                                                2 Excludes women who are not currently married