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Survey: Botswana AIDS Impact Survey, BAIS 2001

Title: Botswana AIDS Impact Survey, BAIS 2001
Survey Type: Other
Country: Botswana
Year: 2001
Start Date: January 2001
End Date: June 2001
Female Male
Respondent: All Women Respondent: All Men
Age: 15 - 49 Age: 15 - 49
Sample Size: 2304 Sample Size: 1963
Facilities Households
Sample Size: [n/a] Sample Size: 2126
Implementing: Central Statistics Office, UNDP/Botswana
  Age range matches - female
Age range matches - male
Population-based sample
Description: A Population-based BAIS 2001 used a standardized instrument developed by UNAIDS. Topics included in the questionnaire: Respondents' Background, Knowledge of HIV/AIDS and Other STIs, Attitudes Towards People with AIDS and Stigma, Voluntary Counselling and Testing, Sexual Behavior, Orphans, Household Dealths and Adult Illness, Communities and HIV/AIDS.
Footnote: [n/a]
3.1.1) Accepting attitudes - Willing to care for family member sick with AIDS (1)
3.1.2) Accepting attitudes - Would buy fresh vegetables from a shopkeeper with AIDS (2)
3.1.3) Accepting attitudes - Female teacher who is HIV+ but not sick should be allowed to continue teaching in school (3)
4.0.1) Heard of HIV/AIDS
4.1) Knowledge of HIV prevention methods - Composite of 2 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)
4.2.1) 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
4.2.6) No incorrect beliefs about AIDS - Cannot become infected by sharing food with someone who has AIDS
4.5.3) Knowledge of mother to child transmission of HIV
4.6) Comprehensive correct knowledge about AIDS (2 ways to prevent AIDS and reject 3 misconceptions)
5.1) Population requesting an HIV test, receiving a test and receiving test results
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
8.2) 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
8.3) Commercial sex in last year
9.2) Young people having premarital sex in last year
9.3) Young people using a condom during premarital sex
9.4) Young people having multiple partners in last year
9.5.1) Young people using a condom at last higher risk sex of all young people surveyed
12.4) Men and women seeking treatment for STIs

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