# POLL RESULTS

OCT 8. 2018

How can people get HIV? A.Thru unprotected sex w/HIV infected person / B.Sharing needles/sharps w/HIV infected person / C.From an infected pregnant woman to child during birth &breastfeeding / D.Transfusion of infected blood / E.All of the above

9,036 responded out of 153,016 polled

Female

33%

A

A

3%

B

B

2%

C

C

3%

D

D

60%

E

E

Male

34%

A

A

4%

B

B

1%

C

C

3%

D

D

59%

E

E

0-14

0%

A

A

0%

B

B

0%

C

C

0%

D

D

0%

E

E

15-19

39%

A

A

5%

B

B

2%

C

C

3%

D

D

51%

E

E

20-24

39%

A

A

4%

B

B

1%

C

C

3%

D

D

52%

E

E

25-30

33%

A

A

3%

B

B

1%

C

C

3%

D

D

60%

E

E

31-34

27%

A

A

3%

B

B

0%

C

C

2%

D

D

67%

E

E

35+

29%

A

A

4%

B

B

1%

C

C

3%

D

D

64%

E

E

33%

A

A

4%

B

B

1%

C

C

3%

D

D

59%

E

E

OCT 8. 2018

How can I prevent myself from getting HIV? A.Consistent &proper use of condoms / B.Regularly taking HIV medications when pregnant &infected / C.Not sharing needles, sharps &syringes / D.Donate blood in time to allow adequate screening / E.All above

7,642 responded out of 9,036 polled

Female

42%

A

A

3%

B

B

5%

C

C

1%

D

D

50%

E

E

Male

45%

A

A

2%

B

B

4%

C

C

1%

D

D

49%

E

E

0-14

0%

A

A

0%

B

B

0%

C

C

0%

D

D

0%

E

E

15-19

49%

A

A

2%

B

B

5%

C

C

2%

D

D

43%

E

E

20-24

47%

A

A

3%

B

B

4%

C

C

1%

D

D

45%

E

E

25-30

43%

A

A

2%

B

B

4%

C

C

1%

D

D

50%

E

E

31-34

41%

A

A

2%

B

B

4%

C

C

1%

D

D

52%

E

E

35+

41%

A

A

3%

B

B

4%

C

C

1%

D

D

52%

E

E

44%

A

A

2%

B

B

4%

C

C

1%

D

D

49%

E

E

OCT 8. 2018

What are benefits of HIV testing? A.U take positive actions / B.U are less likely to transmit to others / C.Early detection slow down spread / D.Builds confidence to care for self / E.U make important decisions / F.Starting treatment early / G.All above

6,704 responded out of 7,642 polled

Female

36%

A

A

3%

B

B

3%

C

C

3%

D

D

14%

E

E

4%

F

F

38%

G

G

Male

41%

A

A

2%

B

B

2%

C

C

2%

D

D

14%

E

E

2%

F

F

37%

G

G

0-14

0%

A

A

0%

B

B

0%

C

C

0%

D

D

0%

E

E

0%

F

F

0%

G

G

15-19

45%

A

A

4%

B

B

2%

C

C

2%

D

D

16%

E

E

4%

F

F

26%

G

G

20-24

41%

A

A

3%

B

B

3%

C

C

3%

D

D

12%

E

E

5%

F

F

33%

G

G

25-30

40%

A

A

2%

B

B

2%

C

C

2%

D

D

14%

E

E

2%

F

F

37%

G

G

31-34

40%

A

A

2%

B

B

1%

C

C

1%

D

D

13%

E

E

1%

F

F

42%

G

G

35+

36%

A

A

3%

B

B

2%

C

C

1%

D

D

14%

E

E

2%

F

F

42%

G

G

39%

A

A

2%

B

B

2%

C

C

2%

D

D

14%

E

E

3%

F

F

37%

G

G

OCT 8. 2018

Whatâ€™s the importance of taking HIV medication? A.Reduces viral load / B.Allows immune system to get stronger / C.Stronger immune prevents U from getting sick / D.U will be healthier / E.U become productive / F.All above

4,455 responded out of 6,508 polled

Female

58%

A

A

13%

B

B

9%

C

C

5%

D

D

15%

E

E

Male

66%

A

A

9%

B

B

7%

C

C

4%

D

D

13%

E

E

0-14

0%

A

A

0%

B

B

0%

C

C

0%

D

D

0%

E

E

15-19

58%

A

A

11%

B

B

11%

C

C

2%

D

D

18%

E

E

20-24

64%

A

A

10%

B

B

8%

C

C

5%

D

D

13%

E

E

25-30

62%

A

A

10%

B

B

8%

C

C

5%

D

D

15%

E

E

31-34

68%

A

A

10%

B

B

8%

C

C

2%

D

D

12%

E

E

35+

64%

A

A

10%

B

B

7%

C

C

4%

D

D

15%

E

E

64%

A

A

10%

B

B

8%

C

C

4%

D

D

14%

E

E

OCT 8. 2018

What are risks associated with youth sex? A.Risk of HIV infection / B.Risk of STI infection / C.Pregnancies &complications / D.Sexual exploitation / E.All above

4,155 responded out of 4,455 polled

Female

29%

A

A

8%

B

B

10%

C

C

8%

D

D

45%

E

E

Male

32%

A

A

9%

B

B

8%

C

C

5%

D

D

47%

E

E

0-14

0%

A

A

0%

B

B

0%

C

C

0%

D

D

0%

E

E

15-19

32%

A

A

7%

B

B

11%

C

C

3%

D

D

47%

E

E

20-24

31%

A

A

10%

B

B

11%

C

C

5%

D

D

44%

E

E

25-30

30%

A

A

8%

B

B

7%

C

C

6%

D

D

48%

E

E

31-34

31%

A

A

8%

B

B

7%

C

C

6%

D

D

48%

E

E

35+

31%

A

A

8%

B

B

5%

C

C

6%

D

D

49%

E

E

31%

A

A

9%

B

B

8%

C

C

6%

D

D

46%

E

E

OCT 8. 2018

What makes youth susceptible to HIV infections? A.Inability to negotiate protective sex / B Not using condom during sexual intercourse / C.Both A and B

3,895 responded out of 4,155 polled

Female

20%

A

A

27%

B

B

54%

C

C

Male

23%

A

A

22%

B

B

55%

C

C

0-14

0%

A

A

0%

B

B

0%

C

C

15-19

19%

A

A

30%

B

B

51%

C

C

20-24

20%

A

A

29%

B

B

51%

C

C

25-30

22%

A

A

21%

B

B

57%

C

C

31-34

23%

A

A

20%

B

B

57%

C

C

35+

25%

A

A

19%

B

B

56%

C

C

22%

A

A

23%

B

B

55%

C

C

OCT 8. 2018

How do you know if someone is HIV infected? A.You cannot know if someone is HIV infected just by looking at them / B.You can only know someone is HIV positive through HIV testing / C.Both A and B

3,693 responded out of 3,895 polled

Female

13%

A

A

64%

B

B

23%

C

C

Male

16%

A

A

58%

B

B

25%

C

C

0-14

0%

A

A

0%

B

B

0%

C

C

15-19

13%

A

A

61%

B

B

26%

C

C

20-24

15%

A

A

64%

B

B

20%

C

C

25-30

15%

A

A

58%

B

B

27%

C

C

31-34

16%

A

A

59%

B

B

25%

C

C

35+

17%

A

A

55%

B

B

28%

C

C

15%

A

A

59%

B

B

26%

C

C

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