HEALTH
Access to Sexual Reproductive Health & HIV services for young people in PNG
12 questions polled on this topic
97% response rate
677 responded out of 695 polled
Dec 1. 2017
Have you ever visited a health facility to get SRH or HIV related services?
Dec 1. 2017
When was the last time you visited a health facility to get SRH or HIV services?
Dec 1. 2017
How was your experience visiting the health facility?
Dec 1. 2017
What was the reason for not visiting a health facility?
Dec 1. 2017
Other reasons for not visiting a health facility?
Dec 1. 2017
Why did you not feel comfortable visiting a health facility?
Dec 1. 2017
How would you like to receive information on SRH and HIV (Other channels)?
Dec 1. 2017
Where do you prefer to go for SRH and/or HIV counseling?
Dec 1. 2017
Where do you prefer to go for SRH and/or HIV tests or medicines?
Dec 1. 2017
When accessing SRH and /or HIV services which of the following is most important to you?
Dec 1. 2017
Other most important considerations when accessing SRH and /or HIV services?
Dec 1. 2017
How would you like to receive info on SRH and HIV?

POLL RESULTS

DEC 1. 2017
Have you ever visited a health facility to get SRH or HIV related services?
677 responded out of 695 polled
Female
26%
Yes
 
Yes
74%
No
 
No

Male
37%
Yes
 
Yes
63%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
30%
Yes
 
Yes
70%
No
 
No

20-24
30%
Yes
 
Yes
70%
No
 
No

25-30
31%
Yes
 
Yes
69%
No
 
No

31-34
47%
Yes
 
Yes
53%
No
 
No

35+
56%
Yes
 
Yes
44%
No
 
No
34%
Yes
 
Yes
66%
No
 
No
DEC 1. 2017
When was the last time you visited a health facility to get SRH or HIV services?
211 responded out of 225 polled
Female
23%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months
18%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
18%
Past year
 
Past year
42%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago

Male
30%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months
23%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
16%
Past year
 
Past year
31%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago
0-14
0%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months
0%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
0%
Past year
 
Past year
0%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago

15-19
47%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months
11%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
21%
Past year
 
Past year
21%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago

20-24
12%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months
27%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
15%
Past year
 
Past year
46%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago

25-30
53%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months
6%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
18%
Past year
 
Past year
24%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago

31-34
43%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months
29%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
0%
Past year
 
Past year
29%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago

35+
29%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months
14%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
21%
Past year
 
Past year
36%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago
28%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months
21%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
17%
Past year
 
Past year
34%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago
DEC 1. 2017
How was your experience visiting the health facility?
207 responded out of 209 polled
Female
46%
Very good
 
Very good
21%
Good
 
Good
26%
Okay
 
Okay
7%
Very bad
 
Very bad

Male
47%
Very good
 
Very good
21%
Good
 
Good
23%
Okay
 
Okay
10%
Very bad
 
Very bad
0-14
0%
Very good
 
Very good
0%
Good
 
Good
0%
Okay
 
Okay
0%
Very bad
 
Very bad

15-19
53%
Very good
 
Very good
21%
Good
 
Good
26%
Okay
 
Okay
0%
Very bad
 
Very bad

20-24
31%
Very good
 
Very good
27%
Good
 
Good
31%
Okay
 
Okay
12%
Very bad
 
Very bad

25-30
69%
Very good
 
Very good
6%
Good
 
Good
19%
Okay
 
Okay
6%
Very bad
 
Very bad

31-34
29%
Very good
 
Very good
43%
Good
 
Good
29%
Okay
 
Okay
0%
Very bad
 
Very bad

35+
57%
Very good
 
Very good
7%
Good
 
Good
21%
Okay
 
Okay
14%
Very bad
 
Very bad
49%
Very good
 
Very good
19%
Good
 
Good
23%
Okay
 
Okay
9%
Very bad
 
Very bad
DEC 1. 2017
What was the reason for not visiting a health facility?
310 responded out of 436 polled
Female
72%
No need
 
No need
28%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable

Male
75%
No need
 
No need
25%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable
0-14
0%
No need
 
No need
0%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable

15-19
84%
No need
 
No need
16%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable

20-24
70%
No need
 
No need
30%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable

25-30
71%
No need
 
No need
29%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable

31-34
75%
No need
 
No need
25%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable

35+
100%
No need
 
No need
0%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable
73%
No need
 
No need
27%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable
DEC 1. 2017
Other reasons for not visiting a health facility?
110 responded out of 114 polled
health
time
don
go
get
hiv
sick
busy
know
sex
clinic
got
information
visit
center
never
status
actually
aids
always
area
centre
check
haven
hospital
idea
location
might
people
please
save
sexual
studies
sure
think
usually
visited
wit
work
6monthly
able
abt
advocate
affect
afraid
aid
al
aleast
also
around
DEC 1. 2017
Why did you not feel comfortable visiting a health facility?
80 responded out of 82 polled
Female
47%
Scared
 
Scared
7%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
13%
Distance
 
Distance
20%
Costly
 
Costly
0%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
13%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location

Male
52%
Scared
 
Scared
19%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
10%
Distance
 
Distance
5%
Costly
 
Costly
14%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
0%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location
0-14
0%
Scared
 
Scared
0%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
0%
Distance
 
Distance
0%
Costly
 
Costly
0%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
0%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location

15-19
33%
Scared
 
Scared
0%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
33%
Distance
 
Distance
0%
Costly
 
Costly
33%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
0%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location

20-24
57%
Scared
 
Scared
7%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
7%
Distance
 
Distance
14%
Costly
 
Costly
14%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
0%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location

25-30
29%
Scared
 
Scared
14%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
0%
Distance
 
Distance
29%
Costly
 
Costly
0%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
29%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location

31-34
0%
Scared
 
Scared
100%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
0%
Distance
 
Distance
0%
Costly
 
Costly
0%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
0%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location

35+
0%
Scared
 
Scared
0%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
0%
Distance
 
Distance
0%
Costly
 
Costly
0%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
0%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location
50%
Scared
 
Scared
12%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
12%
Distance
 
Distance
10%
Costly
 
Costly
8%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
8%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location
DEC 1. 2017
How would you like to receive information on SRH and HIV (Other channels)?
22 responded out of 22 polled
peer
media
message
way
acedemically
available
awareness
coarse
delivered
discussion
education
email
ever
fo
forms
get
health
internal
internet
long
messages
options
people
phone
presentations
province
reviews
school
social
spread
use
want
workers
DEC 1. 2017
Where do you prefer to go for SRH and/or HIV counseling?
565 responded out of 578 polled
Female
19%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor
5%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
4%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
6%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
7%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
55%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
3%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us

Male
29%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor
15%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
3%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
5%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
9%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
37%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
2%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us
0-14
0%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor
0%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
0%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
0%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
0%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
0%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
0%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us

15-19
16%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor
13%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
0%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
7%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
16%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
48%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
0%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us

20-24
30%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor
8%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
7%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
5%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
11%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
38%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
1%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us

25-30
18%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor
16%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
4%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
8%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
6%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
49%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
0%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us

31-34
15%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor
15%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
0%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
15%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
0%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
54%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
0%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us

35+
39%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor
17%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
0%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
0%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
0%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
43%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
0%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us
26%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor
11%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
4%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
6%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
8%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
42%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
2%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us
DEC 1. 2017
Where do you prefer to go for SRH and/or HIV tests or medicines?
518 responded out of 549 polled
Female
16%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider
18%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
8%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
58%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic

Male
19%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider
17%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
9%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
56%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic
0-14
0%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider
0%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
0%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
0%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic

15-19
14%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider
18%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
9%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
59%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic

20-24
23%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider
18%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
10%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
49%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic

25-30
21%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider
10%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
10%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
59%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic

31-34
18%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider
9%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
18%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
55%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic

35+
5%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider
23%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
5%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
68%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic
19%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider
17%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
8%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
56%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic
DEC 1. 2017
When accessing SRH and /or HIV services which of the following is most important to you?
499 responded out of 522 polled
Female
50%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff
4%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
1%
Distance
 
Distance
46%
Privacy
 
Privacy
0%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services

Male
38%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff
8%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
3%
Distance
 
Distance
44%
Privacy
 
Privacy
7%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services
0-14
0%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff
0%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
0%
Distance
 
Distance
0%
Privacy
 
Privacy
0%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services

15-19
47%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff
14%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
0%
Distance
 
Distance
40%
Privacy
 
Privacy
0%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services

20-24
41%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff
9%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
1%
Distance
 
Distance
44%
Privacy
 
Privacy
4%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services

25-30
43%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff
4%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
2%
Distance
 
Distance
46%
Privacy
 
Privacy
4%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services

31-34
42%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff
0%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
8%
Distance
 
Distance
42%
Privacy
 
Privacy
8%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services

35+
47%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff
0%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
0%
Distance
 
Distance
47%
Privacy
 
Privacy
5%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services
43%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff
6%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
3%
Distance
 
Distance
43%
Privacy
 
Privacy
5%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services
DEC 1. 2017
Other most important considerations when accessing SRH and /or HIV services?
10 responded out of 11 polled
annual
can
care
checks
family
find
forget
going
help
life
live
loved
make
means
medical
normal
ones
ways
workplace
DEC 1. 2017
How would you like to receive info on SRH and HIV?
591 responded out of 607 polled
Female
45%
Phone
 
Phone
10%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
14%
School college
 
School college
14%
Community organization
 
Community organization
3%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
7%
Clinics
 
Clinics
4%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
4%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)

Male
54%
Phone
 
Phone
12%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
12%
School college
 
School college
10%
Community organization
 
Community organization
1%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
4%
Clinics
 
Clinics
2%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
4%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)
0-14
0%
Phone
 
Phone
0%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
0%
School college
 
School college
0%
Community organization
 
Community organization
0%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
0%
Clinics
 
Clinics
0%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
0%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)

15-19
52%
Phone
 
Phone
3%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
29%
School college
 
School college
6%
Community organization
 
Community organization
3%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
0%
Clinics
 
Clinics
3%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
3%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)

20-24
47%
Phone
 
Phone
14%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
18%
School college
 
School college
11%
Community organization
 
Community organization
1%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
6%
Clinics
 
Clinics
1%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
1%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)

25-30
48%
Phone
 
Phone
8%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
10%
School college
 
School college
8%
Community organization
 
Community organization
4%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
8%
Clinics
 
Clinics
6%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
10%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)

31-34
57%
Phone
 
Phone
7%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
7%
School college
 
School college
21%
Community organization
 
Community organization
0%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
7%
Clinics
 
Clinics
0%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
0%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)

35+
38%
Phone
 
Phone
12%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
0%
School college
 
School college
33%
Community organization
 
Community organization
0%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
8%
Clinics
 
Clinics
8%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
0%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)
51%
Phone
 
Phone
12%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
13%
School college
 
School college
11%
Community organization
 
Community organization
2%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
5%
Clinics
 
Clinics
3%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
4%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)

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