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Indicator: 4.7 - Comprehensive correct knowledge about AIDS among young people age 15-24 (2 ways to prevent AIDS and reject 3 misconceptions)

Survey: Zimbabwe Demographic and Health Survey 2005-06

Survey Indicator Sub-Title: [n/a]
Standard Numerator: The number of respondents age 15-24 y.o. who, in response to prompting, 1) correctly identify using condoms and having sex only with one faithful uninfected partner as means of protection against HIV infection and 2) who correctly reject the two most common local misconceptions about AIDS transmission or prevention and 3) who correctly respond that a person who looks healthy can have HIV.  
Numerator: 1. The number of respondents who, in response to prompting, 1) correctly identify using condoms and having sex only with one faithful, uninfected partner as means of protection against HIV infection and 2) who correctly reject the two most common local misconceptions about AIDS transmission or prevention[mosquitoes][sharing food] and 3) who correctly respond that a person who looks healthy may pass on HIV.
Standard Denominator: Total number of respondents age 15-24y.o.  
Denominator: [n/a]
Comparability: [n/a]
Quality: [n/a]
Comparability Rating: 3 Exact match of definition, age range and sample
  Definition matches
Age range matches - female
Age range matches - male
Population-based sample




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