Variable HA7 : Can get AIDS by sharing food with person with AIDS virus

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-9
Valid case(s): 6847 (7344.8)
Invalid: 1048 (573.8)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 9

File: wm

Women aged 15-49
Source of information
The eligible woman selected for interview


Value Category Cases Weighted
1 Yes 796 488 6.6%
2 No 4901 5903 80.4%
8 DK 1114 926 12.6%
9 Missing 36 29 0.4%
Sysmiss 1048 574
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.

Literal question
Can people get the AIDS virus by sharing food with a person who has AIDS?
Interviewer instructions
The following questions ask the respondent about specific ways to avoid HIV transmission. They focus on programmatically important ways to avoid HIV - by limiting the number of partners and by using condoms. They also probe into misconceptions concerning HIV transmission, through mosquito bites or sharing food, for example. 

For questions HA2-HA8, circle the code for the response given. If the respondent cannot provide a 'Yes' or 'No' answer, circle '8' for 'DK'. Do not prompt the respondent or indicate the 'correct' answer in any way.

Generated: MAR-07-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit