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A study led by researchers at the University of Glasgow of incarcerated young male offenders found that just under a third reported using contraception on all or most occasions of sex. These men emphasised power, authority and control when talking about their condom use.

Condom use is talked about as a masculine behaviour by young offenders

posted on: May 22, 2014

A study led by Dr Katie Buston at the University of Glasgow of incarcerated young male offenders found that just under a third reported using contraception on all or most occasions of sex. Data was collected from questionnaires and interviews with men aged 16-21 years held in a Scottish Young Offenders Institution. These men emphasised power, authority and control when talking about their condom use.

This suggests that sexual health initiatives targeted at offenders, and other socially excluded young men, might usefully emphasise traditionally masculine traits such as control and protecting one’s manhood as a way of making condom use more acceptable and appealing.
 
The full paper can be found here.