Variables Willing (n=291) Unwilling (n=30)
No % No %
Mode of transmission?
 Sexual contact Yes 291 100 30 100
No 0 0 0 0
Blood & blood product Yes 220 75.6 15 50
No 71 24.4 15 50
Contaminated sharps Yes 279 95.9 28 93.3
No 12 4.1 2 6.7
What are the preventive measures?
  Abstinence Yes 217 74.6 18 60
No 74 25.4 12 40
Faithfulness Yes 288 99 30 100
No 3 1 0 0
Using condom Yes 225 77.3 19 63.3
No 66 22.7 11 36.7
When does MTCT of HIV occurs?
During pregnancy Yes 287 98.6 29 96.7
No 4 1.4 1 3.3
During delivery Yes 177 60.8 11 36.7
No 114 39.2 19 63.3
 During breast feeding Yes 114 39.2 2 6.7
No 177 60.8 28 93.3
How MTCT is prevented?
Use of ART Yes 291 100 30 100
No 0 0 0 0
Avoiding breast feeding Yes 115 39.5 2 6.7
No 176 60.5 28 93.3
Table 2: Knowledge of pregnant women attending ANC in Asella hospital and Asella healthcenter on HIV, HCT, MTCT and PMTCT, March – April 2012.