Table 2

Knowledge, attitude and practices regarding HIV/AIDS
Knowledge, attitude and practices regarding HIV/AIDS Correct response Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Heard about HIV/AIDS True 114 38.4
Healthy looking individual having HIV/AIDS True 113 38.0
HIV/AIDS curable disease True 42 14.1
HIV/AIDS transmits by un protected sexual contact True 150 50.5
HIV/AIDS transmits by unsafe blood transfusion True 140 47.1
HIV/AIDS transmits by needle stick injury True 132 44.4
HIV/AIDS transmits from mother to child during pregnancy True 73 24.6
Agree to live with HIV/AIDS person Agree 97 32.7
Agree to work with HIV/AIDS person Agree 102 39.3
Agree to provide social support to HIV/AIDS person Agree 117 39.4
Agree to send their children in same school with children of HIV/AIDS Agree 85 28.6
Circumcision practices Yes 288 97.0
More than one sexual partner (Spouse) No 29 9.8
Condom usage Yes 76 25.6
Sexual partner other than spouse No 76 25.6
STI informed to sexual partner Yes 14 4.7
Received treatment for STI Yes 31 10.4

Zafar et al.

Zafar et al. BMC Public Health 2014 14:437   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-437

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