Awareness of HIV/AIDS among Rural Population in Bathinda District of Punjab

Kamaljit Kaur
2015 Journal of Medical Science And clinical Research  
A study was conducted to assess the awareness of HIV/AIDS among 300 rural peoples in the Bathinda district of Punjab. It was found that about 40% of rural people were aware about the transmission of HIV/AIDS through sexual, blood and only 20% persons know about the mother to child transmission of HIV/AIDS. 60% population don't know what is the difference between HIV/AIDS. All are saying if they have virus of HIV in body it is AIDS.
doi:10.18535/jmscr/v3i8.23 fatcat:7kplyxyemvb3dlv5ar4abg3htu