AIDS in Africa During the Nineties: Ghana
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This report focuses on trends in the spread of HIV infection and in AIDS-related knowledge, attitudes and sexual behavior among men and women in Ghana. Chapter 1 provides information about the history of HIV in Ghana and details previous studies of HIV in the region. Chapter 2 examines information about the spread of HIV/AIDS in Ghana by geographic area. Chapter 3 looks at trends in knowledge about what HIV is and how it is spread. Chapter 4 examines sexual behavior of men and women in Ghana. Chapter 5 details knowledge about and use of condoms. Chapter 6 examines the socio-demographic characteristics, contraceptive use, HIV-related knowledge and sexual behaviors of adolescents in Ghana.