HEALTH
Engaging young people on HIV and PrEP
8 questions polled on this topic
99% response rate
11,581 responded out of 11,659 polled
Jul 31. 2019
Do you think you are at risk of HIV
Jul 31. 2019
In which province do you live in
Jul 31. 2019
Would you like to participate in this poll
Jul 31. 2019
To which age group do you belong
Jul 31. 2019
How do you identify your gender
Jul 31. 2019
Do you think your friends and other young people are at risk of HIV
Jul 31. 2019
What puts your friends or young people at risk of HIV
Jul 31. 2019
Do you think PrEP can protect you from HIV

POLL RESULTS

JUL 31. 2019
Do you think you are at risk of HIV
11,581 responded out of 11,659 polled
Female
59%
No
 
No
41%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
57%
No
 
No
43%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
25%
yes
 
yes
75%
no
 
no

15-19
32%
yes
 
yes
68%
no
 
no

20-24
46%
yes
 
yes
54%
no
 
no

25-30
51%
yes
 
yes
49%
no
 
no

31-34
59%
yes
 
yes
41%
no
 
no

35+
53%
yes
 
yes
47%
no
 
no
58%
No
 
No
42%
Yes
 
Yes
JUL 31. 2019
In which province do you live in
12,208 responded out of 12,326 polled
Female
21%
Eastern Cape
 
Eastern Cape
11%
Free State
 
Free State
15%
Gauteng
 
Gauteng
17%
KwaZulu-Natal
 
KwaZulu-Natal
11%
Limpopo
 
Limpopo
7%
Mpumalanga
 
Mpumalanga
3%
Northern Cape
 
Northern Cape
9%
North West
 
North West
7%
Western Cape
 
Western Cape

Male
22%
Eastern Cape
 
Eastern Cape
10%
Free State
 
Free State
16%
Gauteng
 
Gauteng
17%
KwaZulu-Natal
 
KwaZulu-Natal
11%
Limpopo
 
Limpopo
7%
Mpumalanga
 
Mpumalanga
3%
Northern Cape
 
Northern Cape
9%
North West
 
North West
6%
Western Cape
 
Western Cape
0-14
11%
north west
 
north west
29%
eastern cape
 
eastern cape
15%
free state
 
free state
2%
northern cape
 
northern cape
7%
western cape
 
western cape
8%
mpumalanga
 
mpumalanga
9%
gauteng
 
gauteng
15%
kwazulu-natal
 
kwazulu-natal
4%
limpopo
 
limpopo

15-19
10%
north west
 
north west
24%
eastern cape
 
eastern cape
12%
free state
 
free state
3%
northern cape
 
northern cape
6%
western cape
 
western cape
7%
mpumalanga
 
mpumalanga
13%
gauteng
 
gauteng
15%
kwazulu-natal
 
kwazulu-natal
10%
limpopo
 
limpopo

20-24
9%
north west
 
north west
20%
eastern cape
 
eastern cape
9%
free state
 
free state
2%
northern cape
 
northern cape
7%
western cape
 
western cape
7%
mpumalanga
 
mpumalanga
16%
gauteng
 
gauteng
20%
kwazulu-natal
 
kwazulu-natal
10%
limpopo
 
limpopo

25-30
9%
north west
 
north west
16%
eastern cape
 
eastern cape
12%
free state
 
free state
3%
northern cape
 
northern cape
8%
western cape
 
western cape
7%
mpumalanga
 
mpumalanga
20%
gauteng
 
gauteng
17%
kwazulu-natal
 
kwazulu-natal
9%
limpopo
 
limpopo

31-34
10%
north west
 
north west
14%
eastern cape
 
eastern cape
5%
free state
 
free state
4%
northern cape
 
northern cape
7%
western cape
 
western cape
7%
mpumalanga
 
mpumalanga
27%
gauteng
 
gauteng
13%
kwazulu-natal
 
kwazulu-natal
14%
limpopo
 
limpopo

35+
3%
north west
 
north west
17%
eastern cape
 
eastern cape
8%
free state
 
free state
4%
northern cape
 
northern cape
12%
western cape
 
western cape
4%
mpumalanga
 
mpumalanga
24%
gauteng
 
gauteng
13%
kwazulu-natal
 
kwazulu-natal
16%
limpopo
 
limpopo
23%
Eastern Cape
 
Eastern Cape
10%
Free State
 
Free State
14%
Gauteng
 
Gauteng
18%
KwaZulu-Natal
 
KwaZulu-Natal
11%
Limpopo
 
Limpopo
7%
Mpumalanga
 
Mpumalanga
3%
Northern Cape
 
Northern Cape
8%
North West
 
North West
6%
Western Cape
 
Western Cape
JUL 31. 2019
Would you like to participate in this poll
19,334 responded out of 54,051 polled
Female
79%
Yes
 
Yes
21%
No
 
No

Male
78%
Yes
 
Yes
22%
No
 
No
0-14
72%
yes
 
yes
28%
no
 
no

15-19
75%
yes
 
yes
25%
no
 
no

20-24
81%
yes
 
yes
19%
no
 
no

25-30
78%
yes
 
yes
22%
no
 
no

31-34
82%
yes
 
yes
18%
no
 
no

35+
73%
yes
 
yes
27%
no
 
no
73%
Yes
 
Yes
27%
No
 
No
JUL 31. 2019
To which age group do you belong
12,991 responded out of 13,611 polled
Female
16%
Under 15
 
Under 15
18%
15 to 17
 
15 to 17
49%
18 to 24
 
18 to 24
17%
25 and above
 
25 and above

Male
13%
Under 15
 
Under 15
16%
15 to 17
 
15 to 17
50%
18 to 24
 
18 to 24
21%
25 and above
 
25 and above
0-14
4%
18 to 24
 
18 to 24
7%
25 and above
 
25 and above
69%
under 15
 
under 15
20%
15 to 17
 
15 to 17

15-19
40%
18 to 24
 
18 to 24
5%
25 and above
 
25 and above
19%
under 15
 
under 15
35%
15 to 17
 
15 to 17

20-24
76%
18 to 24
 
18 to 24
6%
25 and above
 
25 and above
10%
under 15
 
under 15
9%
15 to 17
 
15 to 17

25-30
13%
18 to 24
 
18 to 24
71%
25 and above
 
25 and above
11%
under 15
 
under 15
5%
15 to 17
 
15 to 17

31-34
3%
18 to 24
 
18 to 24
86%
25 and above
 
25 and above
8%
under 15
 
under 15
3%
15 to 17
 
15 to 17

35+
4%
18 to 24
 
18 to 24
76%
25 and above
 
25 and above
11%
under 15
 
under 15
9%
15 to 17
 
15 to 17
17%
Under 15
 
Under 15
18%
15 to 17
 
15 to 17
46%
18 to 24
 
18 to 24
19%
25 and above
 
25 and above
JUL 31. 2019
How do you identify your gender
12,152 responded out of 12,733 polled
Female
2%
Prefer not to say
 
Prefer not to say
11%
Male
 
Male
87%
Female
 
Female

Male
2%
Prefer not to say
 
Prefer not to say
90%
Male
 
Male
8%
Female
 
Female
0-14
52%
female
 
female
48%
male
 
male
0%
prefer not to say
 
prefer not to say

15-19
42%
female
 
female
56%
male
 
male
2%
prefer not to say
 
prefer not to say

20-24
37%
female
 
female
62%
male
 
male
1%
prefer not to say
 
prefer not to say

25-30
33%
female
 
female
62%
male
 
male
5%
prefer not to say
 
prefer not to say

31-34
34%
female
 
female
64%
male
 
male
3%
prefer not to say
 
prefer not to say

35+
37%
female
 
female
61%
male
 
male
3%
prefer not to say
 
prefer not to say
2%
Prefer not to say
 
Prefer not to say
60%
Male
 
Male
37%
Female
 
Female
JUL 31. 2019
Do you think your friends and other young people are at risk of HIV
12,032 responded out of 12,123 polled
Female
75%
Yes
 
Yes
25%
No
 
No

Male
72%
Yes
 
Yes
28%
No
 
No
0-14
52%
yes
 
yes
48%
no
 
no

15-19
64%
yes
 
yes
36%
no
 
no

20-24
76%
yes
 
yes
24%
no
 
no

25-30
83%
yes
 
yes
17%
no
 
no

31-34
92%
yes
 
yes
8%
no
 
no

35+
87%
yes
 
yes
13%
no
 
no
71%
Yes
 
Yes
29%
No
 
No
JUL 31. 2019
What puts your friends or young people at risk of HIV
8,275 responded out of 8,484 polled
Female
38%
Do not always use a condom
 
Do not always use a condom
28%
Have more than one sexual partner
 
Have more than one sexual partner
3%
Had an STI before
 
Had an STI before
4%
Can’t get HIV prevention services
 
Can’t get HIV prevention services
15%
All of the above
 
All of the above
12%
Don’t know enough about HIV preventi
 
Don’t know enough about HIV preventi

Male
41%
Do not always use a condom
 
Do not always use a condom
32%
Have more than one sexual partner
 
Have more than one sexual partner
2%
Had an STI before
 
Had an STI before
3%
Can’t get HIV prevention services
 
Can’t get HIV prevention services
13%
All of the above
 
All of the above
9%
Don’t know enough about HIV preventi
 
Don’t know enough about HIV preventi
0-14
9%
have more than one sexual partner
 
have more than one sexual partner
5%
had an sti before
 
had an sti before
53%
do not always use a condom
 
do not always use a condom
0%
can’t get hiv prevention services
 
can’t get hiv prevention services
23%
all of the above
 
all of the above
9%
don’t know enough about hiv preventi
 
don’t know enough about hiv preventi

15-19
30%
have more than one sexual partner
 
have more than one sexual partner
1%
had an sti before
 
had an sti before
44%
do not always use a condom
 
do not always use a condom
3%
can’t get hiv prevention services
 
can’t get hiv prevention services
10%
all of the above
 
all of the above
12%
don’t know enough about hiv preventi
 
don’t know enough about hiv preventi

20-24
30%
have more than one sexual partner
 
have more than one sexual partner
3%
had an sti before
 
had an sti before
41%
do not always use a condom
 
do not always use a condom
3%
can’t get hiv prevention services
 
can’t get hiv prevention services
15%
all of the above
 
all of the above
8%
don’t know enough about hiv preventi
 
don’t know enough about hiv preventi

25-30
29%
have more than one sexual partner
 
have more than one sexual partner
3%
had an sti before
 
had an sti before
35%
do not always use a condom
 
do not always use a condom
3%
can’t get hiv prevention services
 
can’t get hiv prevention services
20%
all of the above
 
all of the above
11%
don’t know enough about hiv preventi
 
don’t know enough about hiv preventi

31-34
30%
have more than one sexual partner
 
have more than one sexual partner
2%
had an sti before
 
had an sti before
30%
do not always use a condom
 
do not always use a condom
3%
can’t get hiv prevention services
 
can’t get hiv prevention services
23%
all of the above
 
all of the above
12%
don’t know enough about hiv preventi
 
don’t know enough about hiv preventi

35+
29%
have more than one sexual partner
 
have more than one sexual partner
0%
had an sti before
 
had an sti before
35%
do not always use a condom
 
do not always use a condom
4%
can’t get hiv prevention services
 
can’t get hiv prevention services
20%
all of the above
 
all of the above
13%
don’t know enough about hiv preventi
 
don’t know enough about hiv preventi
41%
Do not always use a condom
 
Do not always use a condom
29%
Have more than one sexual partner
 
Have more than one sexual partner
2%
Had an STI before
 
Had an STI before
3%
Can’t get HIV prevention services
 
Can’t get HIV prevention services
14%
All of the above
 
All of the above
10%
Don’t know enough about HIV preventi
 
Don’t know enough about HIV preventi
JUL 31. 2019
Do you think PrEP can protect you from HIV
10,745 responded out of 11,405 polled
Female
76%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No

Male
77%
Yes
 
Yes
23%
No
 
No
0-14
79%
yes
 
yes
21%
no
 
no

15-19
77%
yes
 
yes
23%
no
 
no

20-24
78%
yes
 
yes
22%
no
 
no

25-30
81%
yes
 
yes
19%
no
 
no

31-34
82%
yes
 
yes
18%
no
 
no

35+
69%
yes
 
yes
31%
no
 
no
76%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No

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