Table 3: Knowledge about HIV/AIDS.

VariableFrequency
( )
Percentage
(%)

Awareness about HIV ( )
 Yes19593.3
 No146.7
HIV information source ( )
 School3115.9
 Television4925.2
 Radio7035.9
 Newspaper21.0
 Friends/family4221.5
 Hospital10.5
HIV transmission modes
( ; multiple respondents)
 Unprotected sex with infected
 person
17489.3
 Injection with unsterilized needles15378.5
 Use of unsterilized sharps (clippers,
 blades, etc.)
11056.4
 Kissing infected person5930.3
 Mosquito bite2512.8
 Cloths and towel sharing115.6
 Using same swimming
 pools/streams
73.6
 Spiritually/through witchcraft2914.9
 Homosexuality3819.5
 Eating from same plate73.6
How can HIV be prevented ( ; multiple respondents)
 Being faithful to partner15177.4
 Abstaining from sex15780.5
 Not sharing sharps11458.5
 Barrier contraception11961.0
Awareness about HCT ( )
 Yes8440.2
 No12559.8
HCT information source ( )
 School1821.4
 Television1821.4
 Radio1619.1
 Friends/family1922.6
 Hospital1315.5
Awareness about ART ( )
 Yes8440.2
 No12559.8
What do you think ART does? ( )
 Cure HIV completely2125.0
 Slows disease progression6172.6
 It does nothing22.4
 I do not know 00