Table 2

Knowledge of transmission and prevention of MCTC by respondents
Total Teenage pregnant Older pregnant women Unadjusted odds ratio
No (%) No (%) No [%]
N = 225 N = 56 N = 169
Awareness of mother to child transmission of HIV/AIDS
Aware 184 [81.8] 48 [85.7] 136 [80.5] 1.47 [0.57-3.95]
Not aware 41 [18.2] 8 [14.3] 33 [19.5] 1.00
Awareness of HIV Transmission through Breastfeeding
Know 127 [56.4] 33 [58.9] 94 [55.6] 1.14 [0.59-2.21]
Don’t know 98 [43.6] 23 [41.1] 75 [44.4] 1.00
knowledge on correct Condom use for HIV Prevention
Yes 153 [68.3] 33 [58.9] 120 [71.4] 0.57 [0.29-2.21]
No 72 [31.7] 23 [41.1] 49 [28.6] 1.00
Knowledge of Prevention of MTCT
Yes 178 [79.1] 43 [76.8] 135 [79.9] 0.83 [0.38-1.84]
No 47 [20.9] 13 [23.2] 34 [20.1] 1.00
Discrimination against PLWAs [stigma]
Yes 57 [25.3] 19 [33.9] 38 [22.5] 1.77 [0.87-3.60]
No 168 [74.7] 37 [66.1] 131 [77.5] 1.00

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Amoran et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2012 12:13   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-12-13

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