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Table 3 Awareness and knowledge of antenatal care attending women on timing of MTCT of HIV, SNNPR, 2012

From: Awareness and knowledge on timing of mother-to-child transmission of HIV among antenatal care attending women in Southern Ethiopia: a cross sectional study

Variable Frequency (%)
Awareness on possibility of MTCT of HIV  
   Aware 833 (62.9)
   Not aware 492 (37.1)
   Total 1325 (100.0)
Reported period of MTCT (n = 833)*  
   During pregnancy 403 (48.4)
   During delivery 488 (58.6)
   During breastfeeding 339 (40.7)
   Others 51 (6.1)
   I don’t know when 124 (14.9)
Correct timing of MTCT among three possible periods  
   None 645 (48.7)
   One 282 (21.3)
   Two 246 (18.6)
   Three 152 (11.5)
   Total 1325 (100.0)
  1. *Multiple response.
  2. †Pregnancy, labor/delivery, and breastfeeding.