HEALTH AND NUTRITION
Human Papillomavirus Vaccine
6 questions polled on this topic
24% response rate
37,791 responded out of 160,754 polled
Apr 29. 2019
Have you heard about the vaccine that prevents cervical cancer?
Apr 29. 2019
Where did you hear about cervical cancer vaccine?
Apr 29. 2019
Do you believe that girls are at risk of having cervical cancer in the future?
Apr 29. 2019
Would you encourage a girl to receive the vaccine when it is offered again?
Apr 29. 2019
Do you believe that all girls aged 9 years should receive cervical cancer vaccination?
Apr 29. 2019
Please tell us where you got the information on cervical cancer vaccine (free text)

POLL RESULTS

APR 29. 2019
Have you heard about the vaccine that prevents cervical cancer?
37,791 responded out of 160,754 polled
Female
70%
Yes
 
Yes
27%
No
 
No
3%
Not sure
 
Not sure

Male
67%
Yes
 
Yes
29%
No
 
No
4%
Not sure
 
Not sure
0-14
70%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No
6%
Not sure
 
Not sure

15-19
66%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No
4%
Not sure
 
Not sure

20-24
66%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No
4%
Not sure
 
Not sure

25-30
69%
Yes
 
Yes
28%
No
 
No
3%
Not sure
 
Not sure

31-34
74%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No
2%
Not sure
 
Not sure

35+
75%
Yes
 
Yes
23%
No
 
No
3%
Not sure
 
Not sure
68%
Yes
 
Yes
28%
No
 
No
4%
Not sure
 
Not sure
APR 29. 2019
Where did you hear about cervical cancer vaccine?
23,062 responded out of 25,791 polled
Female
32%
Radio program
 
Radio program
22%
Radio message
 
Radio message
9%
Teachers
 
Teachers
28%
Health workers
 
Health workers
1%
From the chief
 
From the chief
1%
Community drama
 
Community drama
7%
From other sources
 
From other sources

Male
40%
Radio program
 
Radio program
25%
Radio message
 
Radio message
8%
Teachers
 
Teachers
21%
Health workers
 
Health workers
1%
From the chief
 
From the chief
1%
Community drama
 
Community drama
5%
From other sources
 
From other sources
0-14
37%
Radio program
 
Radio program
25%
Radio message
 
Radio message
10%
Teachers
 
Teachers
20%
Health workers
 
Health workers
0%
From the chief
 
From the chief
1%
Community drama
 
Community drama
6%
From other sources
 
From other sources

15-19
35%
Radio program
 
Radio program
23%
Radio message
 
Radio message
13%
Teachers
 
Teachers
21%
Health workers
 
Health workers
1%
From the chief
 
From the chief
1%
Community drama
 
Community drama
6%
From other sources
 
From other sources

20-24
38%
Radio program
 
Radio program
24%
Radio message
 
Radio message
9%
Teachers
 
Teachers
22%
Health workers
 
Health workers
1%
From the chief
 
From the chief
0%
Community drama
 
Community drama
6%
From other sources
 
From other sources

25-30
38%
Radio program
 
Radio program
25%
Radio message
 
Radio message
7%
Teachers
 
Teachers
24%
Health workers
 
Health workers
1%
From the chief
 
From the chief
1%
Community drama
 
Community drama
5%
From other sources
 
From other sources

31-34
36%
Radio program
 
Radio program
26%
Radio message
 
Radio message
6%
Teachers
 
Teachers
26%
Health workers
 
Health workers
1%
From the chief
 
From the chief
0%
Community drama
 
Community drama
4%
From other sources
 
From other sources

35+
38%
Radio program
 
Radio program
23%
Radio message
 
Radio message
6%
Teachers
 
Teachers
27%
Health workers
 
Health workers
1%
From the chief
 
From the chief
0%
Community drama
 
Community drama
4%
From other sources
 
From other sources
37%
Radio program
 
Radio program
24%
Radio message
 
Radio message
8%
Teachers
 
Teachers
23%
Health workers
 
Health workers
1%
From the chief
 
From the chief
1%
Community drama
 
Community drama
6%
From other sources
 
From other sources
APR 29. 2019
Do you believe that girls are at risk of having cervical cancer in the future?
32,345 responded out of 34,934 polled
Female
65%
Yes-High risk
 
Yes-High risk
12%
Yes-Low risk
 
Yes-Low risk
5%
Not at risk
 
Not at risk
18%
Don't know
 
Don't know

Male
65%
Yes-High risk
 
Yes-High risk
14%
Yes-Low risk
 
Yes-Low risk
5%
Not at risk
 
Not at risk
17%
Don't know
 
Don't know
0-14
59%
Yes-High risk
 
Yes-High risk
15%
Yes-Low risk
 
Yes-Low risk
8%
Not at risk
 
Not at risk
18%
Don't know
 
Don't know

15-19
61%
Yes-High risk
 
Yes-High risk
14%
Yes-Low risk
 
Yes-Low risk
5%
Not at risk
 
Not at risk
20%
Don't know
 
Don't know

20-24
63%
Yes-High risk
 
Yes-High risk
14%
Yes-Low risk
 
Yes-Low risk
5%
Not at risk
 
Not at risk
18%
Don't know
 
Don't know

25-30
66%
Yes-High risk
 
Yes-High risk
13%
Yes-Low risk
 
Yes-Low risk
5%
Not at risk
 
Not at risk
17%
Don't know
 
Don't know

31-34
70%
Yes-High risk
 
Yes-High risk
11%
Yes-Low risk
 
Yes-Low risk
5%
Not at risk
 
Not at risk
15%
Don't know
 
Don't know

35+
71%
Yes-High risk
 
Yes-High risk
12%
Yes-Low risk
 
Yes-Low risk
5%
Not at risk
 
Not at risk
12%
Don't know
 
Don't know
65%
Yes-High risk
 
Yes-High risk
13%
Yes-Low risk
 
Yes-Low risk
5%
Not at risk
 
Not at risk
17%
Don't know
 
Don't know
APR 29. 2019
Would you encourage a girl to receive the vaccine when it is offered again?
30,717 responded out of 32,345 polled
Female
89%
Yes, always
 
Yes, always
5%
Maybe
 
Maybe
3%
No
 
No
3%
Don't know
 
Don't know

Male
86%
Yes, always
 
Yes, always
7%
Maybe
 
Maybe
4%
No
 
No
3%
Don't know
 
Don't know
0-14
81%
Yes, always
 
Yes, always
8%
Maybe
 
Maybe
6%
No
 
No
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know

15-19
86%
Yes, always
 
Yes, always
7%
Maybe
 
Maybe
4%
No
 
No
4%
Don't know
 
Don't know

20-24
87%
Yes, always
 
Yes, always
6%
Maybe
 
Maybe
4%
No
 
No
3%
Don't know
 
Don't know

25-30
86%
Yes, always
 
Yes, always
7%
Maybe
 
Maybe
4%
No
 
No
3%
Don't know
 
Don't know

31-34
88%
Yes, always
 
Yes, always
6%
Maybe
 
Maybe
3%
No
 
No
3%
Don't know
 
Don't know

35+
90%
Yes, always
 
Yes, always
5%
Maybe
 
Maybe
3%
No
 
No
2%
Don't know
 
Don't know
87%
Yes, always
 
Yes, always
6%
Maybe
 
Maybe
4%
No
 
No
3%
Don't know
 
Don't know
APR 29. 2019
Do you believe that all girls aged 9 years should receive cervical cancer vaccination?
29,123 responded out of 30,717 polled
Female
83%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
5%
Don't know
 
Don't know

Male
80%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
No
 
No
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know
0-14
80%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know

15-19
82%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
No
 
No
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know

20-24
80%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know

25-30
81%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
No
 
No
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know

31-34
84%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
5%
Don't know
 
Don't know

35+
87%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No
4%
Don't know
 
Don't know
81%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
No
 
No
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know
APR 29. 2019
Please tell us where you got the information on cervical cancer vaccine (free text)
1,159 responded out of 1,288 polled
kwa
pa
friend
ku
internet
ndi
kudzera
school
anthu
friends
ndinamva
kuchipatala
heard
media
church
ya
social
health
news
tv
cancer
za
vaccine
whatsapp
radio
ena
hospital
television
work
la
anzanga
cervical
kuzera
ma
poster
kudzela
omwe
zathu
chipatala
phone
azaumoyo
got
khomo
kuti
meeting
ndinava
pawailesi
kuchokera
kuzela
mu

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