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Table 5 HIV knowledge and attitudes among study participants

From: HIV knowledge and stigma among dietetic students in Indonesia: implications for the nutrition education system

Variables State University (N = 309) Private University (N = 207) Total (N = 516)
HIV comprehensive knowledge (mean ± SE) 21.3 ± 0.21 18.1 ± 0.33 19.9 ± 0.19
Low (n, %) 299 (96.8) 204 (98.6) 503 (97.5)
High (n, %) 10 (3.2) 3 (1.4) 13 (2.5)
HIV-nutrition knowledge (mean ± SE) 8.5 ± 0.13 7.3 ± 0.18 8.0 ± 0.11
Low (n, %) 302 (97.7) 202 (97.6) 504 (97.7)
High (n, %) 7 (2.3) 5 (2.4) 12 (2.3)
HIV stigma (mean ± SE) 41.2 ± 0.32 44.9 ± 0.43 42.7 ± 0.27
Not favorable (n, %) 309 (100.0) 205 (99.0) 514 (99.6)
Favorable (n, %) 0 (0.0) 2 (1.0) 2 (0.4)
  1. n number of participants, SE standard error of the mean
  2. *statistically different at p < 0.05 (comparisons between university groups with t-test)