class HIV survey results - 4 March, 1999
SAMPLE SIZE OF 41

 

At what age should students begin participating in an HIV education program?

under 5 years: 5%
5-9 years:42%
10-12years:45%
13-15 years: 8%
16 years or older: Ø
don't know: Ø

 

At what age did you participate in your first HIV education program?

under 5 years: Ø
5-9 years: Ø
10-12 years: 21%
13-15 years: 32%
16 years or older: 18%
don't remember: 29%

 

Should children with HIV disease or AIDS be barred from school?

yes: 2%
no: 98%
 

Do you personally know anyone with AIDS?

yes: 27%
no:73%

 

Do you fear that you will become HIV-infected?

yes: 41%
no: 59%

 

Do you favor spending tax dollars to treat people with AIDS?

yes: 100%
no: Ø

 

Should physicians, dentists, and other health care workers be required to inform their patients whether they are HIV-infected?

yes: 35%
no: 65%

 

Should patients be required to inform their physicians, dentists, and other health care workers whether they are HIV-infected?

yes: 55%
no: 45%
 
 
 
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