Teenagers would rather have information on being a parent than find out more about sexual intercourse, according to a new survey of student from grades 9-11 from the East Riding of Yorkshire UK.

In the wide-ranging study carried out by researchers at the University of Hull, the responsibilities of parenthood topped the list of must-know topics for 13 to 16 year olds, ahead of safe sex, sexual intercourse, contraception and sexually transmitted infections (STIs).