Indicator 8.2.2: "Condom use at last sex with anyone"

Definition

The percent of respondents who say they used a condom the last time they had sex of those who have had sex in the last 12 months.

Measurement Tools

UNAIDS general population survey; DHS AIDS Module; FHI BSS.

What It Measures

The indicator provides a general indication of the prevalence of condom usage in the last 12 months.

How to Measure It

For each partner listed in the last 12 months, respondents are asked whether they used a condom the last time the couple had sex.

Strengths and Limitations

A rise in this indicator is an indication that condom promotion campaigns are having an impact.