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Table 1 Distribution of urban young women, 15-24, Kenya 2008/2009

From: Trends and determinants of Comprehensive HIV and AIDS knowledge among urban young women in Kenya

Characteristics % Number of cases
Comprehensive HIV and AIDS knowledge   
   No 46.1 508
   Yes 53.9 595
Region   
   Central 5.6 62
   Nairobi 33.6 371
   Coast 20.8 229
   Eastern 2.7 30
   Nyanza 12.7 140
   Rift Valley 8.5 94
   Western 9.6 106
   North Eastern 6.5 71
Ethnicity   
   Kikuyu 19.8 218
   Luhya 15.6 172
   Luo 19.5 215
   Other 45.2 498
Religion   
   Catholic 18.4 203
   Protestant 61.4 677
   Other 20.2 223
Education   
   None 6.0 66
   Primary 44.3 489
   Secondary or higher 49.7 548
Household wealth   
   Poor 33.4 368
   Medium 33.4 368
   Rich 33.2 367
Marital status   
   Never married 60.0 662
   Ever married 40.0 441
Age   
   15-19 39.3 433
   20-24 60.7 670
Parity   
   0 59.0 651
   1 24.8 274
   2+ 16.2 178
Tested for HIV and AIDS   
   No 39.8 439
   Yes 60.2 664
HIV risk perception   
   No risk 7.4 81
   Small 48.3 533
   Moderate/great 44.3 489
Know somebody who has/died of AIDS   
   No 28.6 315
   Yes 71.4 788
Total (N) 100.0 1103