Table 6

HIV knowledge in the VACs in the baseline and post-training survey

Statement

Baseline

Post-survey


n/N

%

n/N

%


ART prolongs life if taken consistently


True

30/30

100

29/29

100


False

0

0

0

0


Don't Know

0

0

0

0


ART is available free of charge in Tanzania


True

27/30

90.0

28/29

96.6


False

3/30

10.0

0

0


Don't Know

0

0

1/29

3.4


Inadequate nutrition whilst on ART accelerates death


True

20/30

66.7

27/29

93.1


False

3/30

10.0

2/29

6.9


Don't Know

7/30

23.3

0

0


Condoms contain virus


True

8/30

26.7

0

0


False

13/30

43.3

29/29

100


Don't Know

9/30

30.0

0

0


HIV is only found in the trade centre


True

2/30

6.7

0

0


False

28/30

93.3

29/29

100


Don't Know

0

0

0

0


HIV symptoms can be cured by traditional/ spiritual healing


True

3/30

10.0

0

0


False

24/30

80.0

29/29

100


Don't Know

3/30

10.0

0

0


Epsley et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2011 11:14   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-11-14

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