Does women’s caste make a significant contribution to adolescent pregnancy in Nepal? A study of Dalit and non-Dalit adolescents and young adults in Rupandehi district
Devkota, Hridaya Raj
Bhatta, Dharma Nanda
- Publisher: BioMed Central
BMC Women's Health,
(issn: 1472-6874, eissn: 1472-6874)
RG1-991 | Research Article | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | Caste | Pregnancy | Gynecology and obstetrics | Adolescent | Nepal
Background Adolescent pregnancy is a public health concern worldwide. There are disparities in the occurrence of adolescence pregnancy in different social groups and settings; however, few studies have focused on the contribution of a woman’s caste in early pregnancy in...