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4.0.1 Heard of HIV/AIDS
Program Area: Knowledge 
Definition: The percent of respondents who have heard of HIV or AIDS 
Numerator: The number of respondents who have heard of HIV or AIDS 
Denominator: Total number of respondents 
Measurement Tools: Surveys (UNAIDS, DHS, FHI, UNICEF) 
What It Measures: Prevalence of having heard of or having some knowledge of AIDS 
How to Measure It: Respondents in a population-based survey are asked: Have you ever heard of an illness called AIDS? 
Strengths and Limitations: Indicator measures the presence of some (undefined) familiarity with AIDS  
Use of Indicator: Additional 
Tools:  
SSO Code:  
UNGASS: No 
The President's
Emergency Plan:
No 
OVC: No 
MDG: No 

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