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Table 2 Knowledge about MTCT of HIV by the type of health facility

From: Utilization of PMTCT services and associated factors among pregnant women attending antenatal clinics in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

  Health facility Total, n (%)
Health center, n (%) Hospital, n (%)
HIV can be transmitted from mother to her child    
   Yes 658 (89.6) 103 (94.5) 761 (90.3)
   No 21 (2.9) 1 (0.9) 22 (2.6)
   Didn’t know 55 (7.5) 5 (4.6) 60 (7.1)
N 734 (87.1) 109 (12.9) 843 (100.0)
Time of MTCT of HIV*    
   During breastfeeding 469 (71.3) 82 (79.6) 551 (72.4)
   During pregnancy 329 (50.0) 49 (47.6) 378 (49.7)
   During child birth 308 (46.8) 69 (67.0) 377 (49.5)
   Other 11 (1.7) 0 (0.0) 11 (1.4)
   Did not know 81 (12.3) 10 (9.7) 91 (12.0)
N 658 (86.5) 103 (13.5) 761 (100.0)
  1. *Multiple responses possible.