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Korean J Women Health Nurs. 2009 Mar;15(1):73-80. Korean.
Published online March 31, 2009.  https://doi.org/10.4069/kjwhn.2009.15.1.73
Copyright © 2009 Korean Academy of Women's Health Nursing
Relationship between Sex Role Identity Type, Sexual Consciousness, Sexual Behaviors and Sexual Impulse of University Students
Mi-Hae Sung1
1Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, Inje University, Busan, Korea.

Address reprint requests to: Sung, Mi-Hae(Corresponding Author). Department of Nursing, Inje University 633-165, Gaegeum-dong, Busanjin-gu, Busan 614-735, Korea. Tel: 82-51-890-6825, Fax: 82-51-896-9840, Email: nursmh@inje.ac.kr
Received January 08, 2009; Accepted March 09, 2009.

Abstract

Purpose

This study was to survey the university student's sex role identity type, sexual consciousness, sexual behaviors, and sexual impulse.

Methods

The subjects were 332 university students who were eligible and agreed to participate in this study. Data were collected from May 22 to June 9, 2007.

Results

Difference of sex role identity type by gender was that the androgyny was the most prevalent. There was a difference in sex role identity type which was classified by gender. Boy students were high in undifferentiation, where as girl students were high in androgyny. In difference of sexual consciousness and sexual behaviors and sexual impulse by gender, it showed that boy students were higher girl students. Difference of sexual consciousness by sex role identity type was high in masculinity.

Conclusion

To improve positively the attitudes to sexuality of students who have had undifferentiation type, it need to provide various sexual education and sexual counselling.

Keywords: Sex role identity; Sexual consciousness; Sexual behaviors; Sexual impulse

Tables


Table 1
Sex role identity type, sexual consciousness, sexual behaviors, and sexual impulse by gender (N=332)
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Table 2
Sexual consciousness, sexual behaviors and sexual impulse of male by sex role identity type (N=332)
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Table 3
Sexual consciousness, sexual behaviors and sexual impulse of female by sex role identity type (N=332)
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Notes

This work was supported by the 2007 Inje University research grant.

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