% of females ages 15-49 having comprehensive correct knowledge about HIV (2 prevent ways and reject 3 misconceptions)

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Knowledge of HIV is the percentage of respondents who correctly identify the two major ways of preventing the sexual transmission of HIV (using condoms and limiting sex to one faithful, uninfected partner), who reject the two most common local misconceptions about HIV transmission, and who know that a healthy-looking person can have HIV.......Source: Household surveys such as Demographic and Health Surveys and Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys. Largely compiled by UNICEF
Source: The World Bank: Health Nutrition and Population Statistics    # of Reporting Countries: 115
Frequency: Annual    Earliest: 1996-12     Latest: 2016-12

2010-12 2011-12 2012-12 2013-12 2014-12 2015-12 2016-12
1) Afghanistan
1.5
1.2
2) Algeria
9
3) Angola
31.7
4) Argentina
45.3
5) Armenia
20
6) Bangladesh
11.2
6.6
10.9
7) Barbados
72.6
8) Belarus
55.2
9) Belize
44.5
10) Benin
21.6
11) Bhutan
17.5
12) Bosnia Herzegovina
43.4
13) Burkina Faso
30.1
14) Burundi
45
15) Cambodia
40.8
39.1
16) Cameroon
25.5
17) Chad
9.3
10.9
18) Colombia
27.1
38
19) Comoros
21.4
20) Congo
15.2
21) Costa Rica
37.8
22) Cuba
59.7
23) DR Congo
14.7
19.2
24) Dominican Republic
46.9
25) Egypt
3.8
6.2
26) Equatorial Guinea
18.4
27) Ethiopia
18.5
20.2
28) Gabon
27.8
29) Gambia
31.6
27.1
30) Ghana
33.8
17.7
31) Guatemala
26.2
32) Guinea Bissau
13.8
33) Guinea
19.4
34) Haiti
36.7
35) Honduras
33.9
36) Indonesia
11.4
37) Iraq
3.5
38) Ivory Coast
13.9
39) Jordan
12.9
40) Kazakhstan
38
41) Kenya
56.3
42) Kosovo
14.5
43) Kyrgyzstan
26.9
44) Laos
22.7
45) Lesotho
38.5
46) Liberia
36.6
47) Madagascar
22.7
48) Malawi
41
45
42.2
49) Mali
22.2
50) Mauritania
6.4
51) Moldova
33
52) Mongolia
28.5
23.4
53) Montenegro
47.2
54) Mozambique
30.9
55) Myanmar
30.1
19.7
56) Namibia
63
57) Nepal
20.7
26.4
58) Niger
13.2
59) Nigeria
23.1
26.2
60) Pakistan
6.8
61) Philippines
17.6
62) Qatar
20.8
63) Rwanda
55.5
66.9
64) Saint Lucia
65.4
65) Sao Tome and Principe
40.7
66) Senegal
29.6
30.1
67) Serbia
52.7
68) Sierra Leone
19.6
25.1
69) South Sudan
8.6
70) Sudan
5.8
8.9
71) Suriname
42.5
72) Swaziland
58.7
73) Tajikistan
3.5
74) Tanzania
48.2
42
75) Thailand
52.4
76) Timor Leste
10.6
77) Togo
29.5
20.3
78) Tonga
17.6
79) Tunisia
18.5
80) Uganda
37.7
81) Ukraine
53.8
82) Uruguay
34
83) Vietnam
45.1
43.4
84) West Bank and Gaza
7.9
7.7
85) Zambia
42.4
86) Zimbabwe
55.9
62.5
54.6
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