Variable HA9B : AIDS from mother to child at delivery
Valid case(s): 6066 (6087.6)
Invalid: 108 (76.4)
Women aged 15-49
Source of information
The eligible woman selected for interview
Can the AIDS virus be transmitted from a mother to a baby? During delivery?
An understanding of more in-depth AIDS-related knowledge is obtained with this question, which aims to determine whether the woman knows that a mother who has AIDS can pass on the disease to her baby. Ask each item one at a time and circle the code for the response given. The items ask whether the respondent thinks that a mother with AIDS can transfer the disease to her baby 'During pregnancy', 'During delivery' or 'By breastfeeding' him/her. Circle '1' for 'Yes' and '2' for 'No' for each of the items. If the woman does not know the answer or is unsure, circle '8'.