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Research Article

The Effect of HIV/AIDS Education on Adolescents in Trinidad and Tobago

Table 2

Comparison of study variables at pre- and post-test between intervention and comparison groups.

Pretest*Posttest**
I
x (SD) 
( )
C
x (SD) 
( )
value I
x (SD)
C
x (SD)
value

Knowledge %9167.3 (14.99)10475.7 (14.73).0099076 (14.06)10383 (11.36).001
Susceptibility921.87 (0.72)1041.61 (0.61).020923.37 (0.68)1043.29 (0.54).335
Seriousness3.23 (0.72)3.50 (0.50).0143.41 (0.65)3.49 (0.48).384
Self-efficacy (condom use)923.70 (1.11)1043.97 (0.89).110923.73 (1.22)1043.96 (0.98).096
Self-efficacy923.52 (0.57)1043.80 (0.39).001913.55 (0.58)1043.63 (0.52).276
Abstinence attitude923.64 (0.73)1043.98 (0.80).006924.02 (0.68)1043.91 (0.90).219
Precursors to sexual activity882.31 (1.63)962.34 (1.57).927862.43 (1.43)932.56 (1.50).393
Intention to delay sexual activity901.32 (0.45)1011.34 (0.44).792891.33 (0.46)1001.15 (0.50).006
Combined family communication923.14 (0.67)1043.18 (0.64).736923.18 (0.66)1043.14 (0.76).685

 *Controlling for age and gender.
**Controlling for age, gender, and pre-test values.