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Survey: Turkmenistan Demographic and Health Survey 2000

Title: Turkmenistan Demographic and Health Survey 2000
Survey Type: DHS
Country: Turkmenistan
Year: 2000
Start Date: July 2000
End Date: October 2000
Respondents:
Female Male
Respondent: All Women Respondent: [n/a]
Age: 15 - 49 Age: [n/a]
Sample Size: 7919 Sample Size: [n/a]
Facilities Households
Sample Size: [n/a] Sample Size: 6303
Implementing: Maternal and Child Health Center/Ministry of Health/Medical Industry of Turkmenistan (MCH/MOH and MIT)
  Age range matches - female
Population-based sample
Description: Topics included in the questionnaire: Respondent's Background, Access to Health Care and Health Status, Reproduction, Contraception, Pregnancy, Postnatal Care and Breastfeeding, Immunization and Health, Marriage and Sexual Activity, Fertility Preferences, Husband's Background and Woman's Work, AIDS and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Lifestyle, Height and Weight, Hemoglobin Measurement in the Blood.
Footnote: [n/a]
Indicators:
3.1.1) Accepting attitudes - Willing to care for family member sick with AIDS (1)
3.1.3) Accepting attitudes - Female teacher who is HIV+ but not sick should be allowed to continue teaching in school (3)
3.1.4) Accepting attitudes - Not secretive about family member's HIV status (4)
3.1.6) Accepting attitudes - (1) caring and (3) approving teachers (DHS)
3.1.7) Accepting attitudes - person allowed to keep HIV+ status private
4.0.1) Heard of HIV/AIDS
4.1) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Composite of 2 components (prompted)
4.1.1) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Composite of 3 components (prompted)
4.1.2) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Use of condoms (prompted)
4.1.3) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Only one partner (prompted)
4.1.4) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Abstain from sex (prompted)
4.1.5) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Use of condoms (spontaneous)
4.1.6) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Only one/ limiting partners (spontaneous)
4.1.7) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Abstain from sex (spontaneous)
4.1.8) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Believe there is no way to avoid AIDS
4.2) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - Composite of 3 components
4.2.1) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - Healthy-looking person can have the AIDS virus
4.2.2) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - AIDS cannot be transmitted by mosquito bites
4.2.4) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - reported both 4.2.1 and 4.2.2
4.2.6) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - Cannot become infected by sharing food with someone who has AIDS
4.5.2) Knowledge of prevention of MTCT - Can be prevented by mother avoiding breastfeeding
4.5.3) Knowledge of mother to child transmission of HIV
4.5.4) Knowledge of MTCT - During pregnancy
4.5.5) Knowledge of MTCT - During delivery
4.5.6) Knowledge of MTCT - Through breastfeeding
4.5.7) Knowledge of MTCT - During pregnancy, delivery, and breast feeding
4.6) Comprehensive correct knowledge about AIDS (2 ways to prevent AIDS and reject 3 misconceptions)
4.6.1) Comprehensive correct knowledge about AIDS (3 ways to prevent AIDS and reject 3 misconceptions)
5.1.1) Population ever receiving an HIV test
7.1) Women's ability to negotiate safer sex with husband
8.1) Higher risk sex in the last year
8.1.1) Multiple partners in the last year among sexually active respondents aged 15-49.
8.2) Condom use at last higher risk sex (with a non-marital, non-cohabiting partner)
8.2.1) Condom use at last sex with a spouse or cohabiting partner
8.2.2) Condom use at last sex with anyone
9.1) Median age at first sex among young men and women
9.1.1) Abstinence of never-married young men and women.
12.4) Men and women seeking treatment for STIs
14.4) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- mother, father or both dead
14.4.1) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- mother and father both dead
14.4.2) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- mother dead (or both dead)
14.4.3) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- mother dead, father alive
14.4.4) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- father dead (or both dead)
14.4.5) Prevalence of orphanhood among children under 15- father dead, mother alive
14.5) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - mother, father or both dead
14.5.1) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - mother and father both dead
14.5.2) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - mother dead (or both dead)
14.5.3) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - mother dead, father alive
14.5.4) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - father dead (or both dead)
14.5.5) Ratio of orphans to non-orphans who are in school - father dead, mother alive



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