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Research Article

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

Table 3

Comparison of pre and post-test values of study variables within intervention and comparison groups.

InterventionComparison
Pretest
(SD)
Posttest
(SD)
value Pretest
(SD)
Posttest
(SD)
value

Knowledge %9067.3 (15.1)75.8 (14.1)<.00110375.8 (14.72)83.01 (11.36)<.001
Susceptibility921.86 (0.72)3.32 (0.68)<.0011041.62 (0.61)3.33 (0.54)<.001
Seriousness913.24 (0.72)3.36 (0.65).1461043.49 (0.50)3.54 (0.48).400
Self-efficacy (condom use)923.65 (1.11)3.59 (1.22)<.0011044.01 (0.88)4.09 (0.98)<.001
Self-efficacy913.58 (0.57)3.54 (0.58).4931043.74 (0.39)3.64 (0.52).064
Abstinence attitude923.73 (0.73)3.98 (0.68)<.0011043.90 (0.79)3.95 (0.88).372
Precursors to sexual activity862.0 (1.61)2.13 (1.43).251932.59 (1.58)2.84 (1.51).15
Intention to delay sexual activity891.34 (0.45)1.33 (0.47).8571001.32 (0.44)1.15 (0.50)<.001
Combined family communication923.22 (0.67)3.22 (0.66).9621043.12 (0.64)3.11 (0.76).851