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Survey: El Salvador Encuesta Nacional de Salud Familiar, FESAL-98

Title: El Salvador Encuesta Nacional de Salud Familiar, FESAL-98
Survey Type: RHS
Country: El Salvador
Year: 1998
Start Date: April 1998
End Date: November 1998
Respondents:
Female Male
Respondent: All Women Respondent: [n/a]
Age: 15 - 49 Age: [n/a]
Sample Size: 12634 Sample Size: [n/a]
Facilities Households
Sample Size: [n/a] Sample Size: 20760
Implementing: Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance (MSPAS)
  Age range matches - female
Population-based sample
Description: Topics included in the questionnaire: Respondent's Background, Pregnancies' and Birth History, Family Planning, Sexual Activity of 15-24 y.o. Youth, Children's Health, Maternal Mortality, Household, Transmission of HIV/AIDS.
Footnote: [n/a]
Indicators:
4.0.1) Heard of HIV/AIDS
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)
4.2.1) 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
4.5.3) Knowledge of mother to child transmission of HIV
4.5.6) Knowledge of MTCT - Through breastfeeding
9.1) Median age at first sex among young men and women
9.6) Condom use at first sex



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