HEALTH
Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination knowledge assessment poll
6 questions polled on this topic
16% response rate
4,343 responded out of 26,546 polled
May 9. 2018
What is Human Papilloma Virus HPV?
May 9. 2018
What is cervical cancer?
May 9. 2018
How common are HPV infections?
May 9. 2018
Who should get the HPV vaccine?
May 9. 2018
Where can the girls get HPV vaccination in Zimbabwe?
May 9. 2018
How do we know that the HPV vaccine is safe?

POLL RESULTS

MAY 9. 2018
What is Human Papilloma Virus HPV?
4,343 responded out of 26,546 polled
Female
55%
The main cause of cervical cancer
 
The main cause of cervical cancer
28%
A virus that spreads easily t
 
A virus that spreads easily t
4%
A virus that is not commonly f
 
A virus that is not commonly f
12%
A and B
 
A and B

Male
70%
The main cause of cervical cancer
 
The main cause of cervical cancer
22%
A virus that spreads easily t
 
A virus that spreads easily t
4%
A virus that is not commonly f
 
A virus that is not commonly f
4%
A and B
 
A and B
0-14
71%
The main cause of cervical cancer
 
The main cause of cervical cancer
18%
A virus that spreads easily t
 
A virus that spreads easily t
0%
A virus that is not commonly f
 
A virus that is not commonly f
11%
A and B
 
A and B

15-19
56%
The main cause of cervical cancer
 
The main cause of cervical cancer
28%
A virus that spreads easily t
 
A virus that spreads easily t
5%
A virus that is not commonly f
 
A virus that is not commonly f
10%
A and B
 
A and B

20-24
56%
The main cause of cervical cancer
 
The main cause of cervical cancer
28%
A virus that spreads easily t
 
A virus that spreads easily t
5%
A virus that is not commonly f
 
A virus that is not commonly f
12%
A and B
 
A and B

25-30
54%
The main cause of cervical cancer
 
The main cause of cervical cancer
27%
A virus that spreads easily t
 
A virus that spreads easily t
2%
A virus that is not commonly f
 
A virus that is not commonly f
16%
A and B
 
A and B

31-34
56%
The main cause of cervical cancer
 
The main cause of cervical cancer
25%
A virus that spreads easily t
 
A virus that spreads easily t
5%
A virus that is not commonly f
 
A virus that is not commonly f
15%
A and B
 
A and B

35+
61%
The main cause of cervical cancer
 
The main cause of cervical cancer
25%
A virus that spreads easily t
 
A virus that spreads easily t
5%
A virus that is not commonly f
 
A virus that is not commonly f
10%
A and B
 
A and B
55%
The main cause of cervical cancer
 
The main cause of cervical cancer
28%
A virus that spreads easily t
 
A virus that spreads easily t
4%
A virus that is not commonly f
 
A virus that is not commonly f
12%
A and B
 
A and B
MAY 9. 2018
What is cervical cancer?
3,969 responded out of 4,343 polled
Female
85%
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
 
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
9%
A cancer that begins in the mouth
 
A cancer that begins in the mouth
6%
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
 
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre

Male
84%
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
 
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
8%
A cancer that begins in the mouth
 
A cancer that begins in the mouth
8%
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
 
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
0-14
65%
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
 
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
27%
A cancer that begins in the mouth
 
A cancer that begins in the mouth
8%
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
 
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre

15-19
80%
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
 
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
10%
A cancer that begins in the mouth
 
A cancer that begins in the mouth
10%
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
 
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre

20-24
85%
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
 
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
7%
A cancer that begins in the mouth
 
A cancer that begins in the mouth
7%
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
 
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre

25-30
89%
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
 
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
6%
A cancer that begins in the mouth
 
A cancer that begins in the mouth
4%
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
 
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre

31-34
91%
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
 
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
5%
A cancer that begins in the mouth
 
A cancer that begins in the mouth
4%
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
 
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre

35+
85%
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
 
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
9%
A cancer that begins in the mouth
 
A cancer that begins in the mouth
6%
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
 
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
85%
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
 
A cancer that begins at the mouth of
9%
A cancer that begins in the mouth
 
A cancer that begins in the mouth
6%
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
 
A Cancer that affects a woman’s bre
MAY 9. 2018
How common are HPV infections?
3,604 responded out of 3,969 polled
Female
29%
HPV infections are so common that ne
 
HPV infections are so common that ne
41%
HPV infections are so common that 7
 
HPV infections are so common that 7
7%
HPV infections are so common that al
 
HPV infections are so common that al
23%
A & B are both correct.
 
A & B are both correct.

Male
33%
HPV infections are so common that ne
 
HPV infections are so common that ne
33%
HPV infections are so common that 7
 
HPV infections are so common that 7
12%
HPV infections are so common that al
 
HPV infections are so common that al
21%
A & B are both correct.
 
A & B are both correct.
0-14
38%
HPV infections are so common that ne
 
HPV infections are so common that ne
42%
HPV infections are so common that 7
 
HPV infections are so common that 7
8%
HPV infections are so common that al
 
HPV infections are so common that al
12%
A & B are both correct.
 
A & B are both correct.

15-19
35%
HPV infections are so common that ne
 
HPV infections are so common that ne
28%
HPV infections are so common that 7
 
HPV infections are so common that 7
15%
HPV infections are so common that al
 
HPV infections are so common that al
22%
A & B are both correct.
 
A & B are both correct.

20-24
28%
HPV infections are so common that ne
 
HPV infections are so common that ne
41%
HPV infections are so common that 7
 
HPV infections are so common that 7
8%
HPV infections are so common that al
 
HPV infections are so common that al
23%
A & B are both correct.
 
A & B are both correct.

25-30
24%
HPV infections are so common that ne
 
HPV infections are so common that ne
43%
HPV infections are so common that 7
 
HPV infections are so common that 7
4%
HPV infections are so common that al
 
HPV infections are so common that al
29%
A & B are both correct.
 
A & B are both correct.

31-34
27%
HPV infections are so common that ne
 
HPV infections are so common that ne
44%
HPV infections are so common that 7
 
HPV infections are so common that 7
2%
HPV infections are so common that al
 
HPV infections are so common that al
27%
A & B are both correct.
 
A & B are both correct.

35+
26%
HPV infections are so common that ne
 
HPV infections are so common that ne
47%
HPV infections are so common that 7
 
HPV infections are so common that 7
6%
HPV infections are so common that al
 
HPV infections are so common that al
22%
A & B are both correct.
 
A & B are both correct.
29%
HPV infections are so common that ne
 
HPV infections are so common that ne
41%
HPV infections are so common that 7
 
HPV infections are so common that 7
7%
HPV infections are so common that al
 
HPV infections are so common that al
23%
A & B are both correct.
 
A & B are both correct.
MAY 9. 2018
Who should get the HPV vaccine?
3,501 responded out of 3,603 polled
Female
74%
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
 
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
17%
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
 
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
9%
Pregnant women so that they do not p
 
Pregnant women so that they do not p

Male
75%
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
 
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
21%
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
 
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
4%
Pregnant women so that they do not p
 
Pregnant women so that they do not p
0-14
78%
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
 
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
9%
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
 
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
13%
Pregnant women so that they do not p
 
Pregnant women so that they do not p

15-19
70%
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
 
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
18%
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
 
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
13%
Pregnant women so that they do not p
 
Pregnant women so that they do not p

20-24
68%
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
 
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
21%
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
 
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
11%
Pregnant women so that they do not p
 
Pregnant women so that they do not p

25-30
78%
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
 
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
16%
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
 
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
6%
Pregnant women so that they do not p
 
Pregnant women so that they do not p

31-34
84%
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
 
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
11%
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
 
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
4%
Pregnant women so that they do not p
 
Pregnant women so that they do not p

35+
79%
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
 
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
14%
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
 
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
7%
Pregnant women so that they do not p
 
Pregnant women so that they do not p
74%
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
 
Girls aged between 9 and 14 years in
17%
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
 
All girls below the age of 18 in Zim
8%
Pregnant women so that they do not p
 
Pregnant women so that they do not p
MAY 9. 2018
Where can the girls get HPV vaccination in Zimbabwe?
3,425 responded out of 3,500 polled
Female
7%
At the nearest pharmacy.
 
At the nearest pharmacy.
91%
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
 
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
2%
At the different radio stations prom
 
At the different radio stations prom

Male
4%
At the nearest pharmacy.
 
At the nearest pharmacy.
96%
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
 
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
0%
At the different radio stations prom
 
At the different radio stations prom
0-14
17%
At the nearest pharmacy.
 
At the nearest pharmacy.
83%
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
 
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
0%
At the different radio stations prom
 
At the different radio stations prom

15-19
11%
At the nearest pharmacy.
 
At the nearest pharmacy.
86%
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
 
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
2%
At the different radio stations prom
 
At the different radio stations prom

20-24
7%
At the nearest pharmacy.
 
At the nearest pharmacy.
91%
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
 
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
2%
At the different radio stations prom
 
At the different radio stations prom

25-30
5%
At the nearest pharmacy.
 
At the nearest pharmacy.
94%
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
 
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
1%
At the different radio stations prom
 
At the different radio stations prom

31-34
4%
At the nearest pharmacy.
 
At the nearest pharmacy.
96%
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
 
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
0%
At the different radio stations prom
 
At the different radio stations prom

35+
6%
At the nearest pharmacy.
 
At the nearest pharmacy.
93%
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
 
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
1%
At the different radio stations prom
 
At the different radio stations prom
7%
At the nearest pharmacy.
 
At the nearest pharmacy.
92%
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
 
At all schools, hospitals and clinic
2%
At the different radio stations prom
 
At the different radio stations prom
MAY 9. 2018
How do we know that the HPV vaccine is safe?
3,252 responded out of 3,424 polled
Female
24%
The vaccines have been tested over a
 
The vaccines have been tested over a
33%
The vaccines have been approved and
 
The vaccines have been approved and
4%
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
 
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
39%
All answers are correct.
 
All answers are correct.

Male
22%
The vaccines have been tested over a
 
The vaccines have been tested over a
43%
The vaccines have been approved and
 
The vaccines have been approved and
0%
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
 
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
35%
All answers are correct.
 
All answers are correct.
0-14
27%
The vaccines have been tested over a
 
The vaccines have been tested over a
36%
The vaccines have been approved and
 
The vaccines have been approved and
0%
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
 
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
36%
All answers are correct.
 
All answers are correct.

15-19
27%
The vaccines have been tested over a
 
The vaccines have been tested over a
32%
The vaccines have been approved and
 
The vaccines have been approved and
4%
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
 
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
38%
All answers are correct.
 
All answers are correct.

20-24
20%
The vaccines have been tested over a
 
The vaccines have been tested over a
35%
The vaccines have been approved and
 
The vaccines have been approved and
4%
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
 
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
41%
All answers are correct.
 
All answers are correct.

25-30
21%
The vaccines have been tested over a
 
The vaccines have been tested over a
30%
The vaccines have been approved and
 
The vaccines have been approved and
3%
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
 
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
46%
All answers are correct.
 
All answers are correct.

31-34
19%
The vaccines have been tested over a
 
The vaccines have been tested over a
32%
The vaccines have been approved and
 
The vaccines have been approved and
5%
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
 
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
44%
All answers are correct.
 
All answers are correct.

35+
25%
The vaccines have been tested over a
 
The vaccines have been tested over a
33%
The vaccines have been approved and
 
The vaccines have been approved and
5%
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
 
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
37%
All answers are correct.
 
All answers are correct.
24%
The vaccines have been tested over a
 
The vaccines have been tested over a
33%
The vaccines have been approved and
 
The vaccines have been approved and
4%
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
 
In Zimbabwe since September, 2014 th
39%
All answers are correct.
 
All answers are correct.

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