Item Statement % of answer(N=84)
Yes No/Not sure
1 HIV/AIDS cannot be cured 76.2 18.0
2 HIV/AIDSis a fatal disease 57.1 30.0
3 PLWHA can work and live as normal people 77.8 22.8
4 People who live far from urban areas have a chance to get HIV infection 57.1 62.0
5 At present, your community has PLWHA 56.0 30.0
6 You have been tested for HIV 52.4 2.0
7 Using condom every time when having sex can prevent HIV transmission 60.7 2.0
8 Using condom when having sex shows how you love your partner 38.1 62.0
9 Using condom when having sex shows how much trust you give your lover 36.9 50.0
10 Using condom when having sex with PLWHA will prevent you from HIV transmission 29.8 87.8
11 When having sex with anyone without condom use, you are at risk for HIV transmission. 45.2 42.0
Table 3: Awareness on HIV/AIDS severity and benefits of preventive behaviours. HIV: Human Immunodeficiency Virus; PLWHA: People living with HIV/AIDS.
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