The DHS Program User Forum
Discussions regarding The DHS Program data and results
Home » Topics » HIV » Analyses restricted to participants testing HIV+
Analyses restricted to participants testing HIV+ [message #4328] Fri, 08 May 2015 14:12 Go to next message
User_0315
Messages: 5
Registered: March 2015
Member
Hello,

If one wants to get, for example, the proportion of HIV+ adult men (or both men and women) with comprehensive HIV knowledge, or other proportions restricted to HIV+ adults, which weight should be used?

I see a similar question was asked in 2013, but I couldn't figure out the answer even after looking at the linked manuals.

Thank you!
Re: Analyses restricted to participants testing HIV+ [message #4413 is a reply to message #4328] Fri, 22 May 2015 13:06 Go to previous message
Trevor-DHS is currently offline  Trevor-DHS
Messages: 772
Registered: January 2013
Senior Member
If you are restricting your population to those that tested positive or negative on the HIV test, you should use the HIV weights in variable hiv05.
Previous Topic: Keep Secret indicator
Next Topic: HIV indicators missing in Rwanda 2007-08 DHS
Goto Forum:
  


Current Time: Thu Jun 30 20:53:14 Coordinated Universal Time 2022