HEALTH
Access to Sexual Reproductive Health & HIV services for young people in PNG
12 questions polled on this topic
95% response rate
338 responded out of 356 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?
338 responded out of 356 polled
Female
74%
No
 
No
26%
Yes
 
Yes

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

15-19
71%
no
 
no
29%
yes
 
yes

20-24
70%
no
 
no
30%
yes
 
yes

25-30
68%
no
 
no
32%
yes
 
yes

31-34
53%
no
 
no
47%
yes
 
yes

35+
44%
no
 
no
56%
yes
 
yes
66%
No
 
No
34%
Yes
 
Yes
DEC 1. 2017
When was the last time you visited a health facility to get SRH or HIV services?
105 responded out of 116 polled
Female
43%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago
18%
Past year
 
Past year
18%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
21%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months

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

15-19
22%
over a year ago
 
over a year ago
22%
past year
 
past year
11%
past 6 months
 
past 6 months
44%
past 3 months
 
past 3 months

20-24
46%
over a year ago
 
over a year ago
15%
past year
 
past year
27%
past 6 months
 
past 6 months
12%
past 3 months
 
past 3 months

25-30
24%
over a year ago
 
over a year ago
18%
past year
 
past year
6%
past 6 months
 
past 6 months
53%
past 3 months
 
past 3 months

31-34
29%
over a year ago
 
over a year ago
0%
past year
 
past year
29%
past 6 months
 
past 6 months
43%
past 3 months
 
past 3 months

35+
36%
over a year ago
 
over a year ago
21%
past year
 
past year
14%
past 6 months
 
past 6 months
29%
past 3 months
 
past 3 months
34%
Over a year ago
 
Over a year ago
17%
Past year
 
Past year
21%
Past 6 months
 
Past 6 months
28%
Past 3 months
 
Past 3 months
DEC 1. 2017
How was your experience visiting the health facility?
103 responded out of 105 polled
Female
7%
Very bad
 
Very bad
25%
Okay
 
Okay
21%
Good
 
Good
46%
Very good
 
Very good

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

15-19
0%
very bad
 
very bad
22%
okay
 
okay
22%
good
 
good
56%
very good
 
very good

20-24
12%
very bad
 
very bad
31%
okay
 
okay
27%
good
 
good
31%
very good
 
very good

25-30
6%
very bad
 
very bad
19%
okay
 
okay
6%
good
 
good
69%
very good
 
very good

31-34
0%
very bad
 
very bad
29%
okay
 
okay
43%
good
 
good
29%
very good
 
very good

35+
14%
very bad
 
very bad
21%
okay
 
okay
7%
good
 
good
57%
very good
 
very good
9%
Very bad
 
Very bad
22%
Okay
 
Okay
19%
Good
 
Good
50%
Very good
 
Very good
DEC 1. 2017
What was the reason for not visiting a health facility?
155 responded out of 222 polled
Female
28%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable
72%
No need
 
No need

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

15-19
16%
not comfortable
 
not comfortable
84%
no need
 
no need

20-24
30%
not comfortable
 
not comfortable
70%
no need
 
no need

25-30
29%
not comfortable
 
not comfortable
71%
no need
 
no need

31-34
25%
not comfortable
 
not comfortable
75%
no need
 
no need

35+
0%
not comfortable
 
not comfortable
100%
no need
 
no need
27%
Not comfortable
 
Not comfortable
73%
No need
 
No need
DEC 1. 2017
Other reasons for not visiting a health facility?
55 responded out of 59 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
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abt
advocate
affect
afraid
aid
al
aleast
also
around
DEC 1. 2017
Why did you not feel comfortable visiting a health facility?
40 responded out of 42 polled
Female
13%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location
0%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
20%
Costly
 
Costly
13%
Distance
 
Distance
7%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
47%
Scared
 
Scared

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

15-19
0%
unaware about location
 
unaware about location
33%
did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
did not have parent’s or spouses app
0%
costly
 
costly
33%
distance
 
distance
0%
services are not friendly
 
services are not friendly
33%
scared
 
scared

20-24
0%
unaware about location
 
unaware about location
14%
did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
did not have parent’s or spouses app
14%
costly
 
costly
7%
distance
 
distance
7%
services are not friendly
 
services are not friendly
57%
scared
 
scared

25-30
29%
unaware about location
 
unaware about location
0%
did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
did not have parent’s or spouses app
29%
costly
 
costly
0%
distance
 
distance
14%
services are not friendly
 
services are not friendly
29%
scared
 
scared

31-34
0%
unaware about location
 
unaware about location
0%
did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
did not have parent’s or spouses app
0%
costly
 
costly
0%
distance
 
distance
100%
services are not friendly
 
services are not friendly
0%
scared
 
scared

35+
0%
unaware about location
 
unaware about location
0%
did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
did not have parent’s or spouses app
0%
costly
 
costly
0%
distance
 
distance
0%
services are not friendly
 
services are not friendly
0%
scared
 
scared
8%
Unaware about location
 
Unaware about location
8%
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
 
Did not have parent’s or spouses app
10%
Costly
 
Costly
12%
Distance
 
Distance
12%
Services are not friendly
 
Services are not friendly
50%
Scared
 
Scared
DEC 1. 2017
How would you like to receive information on SRH and HIV (Other channels)?
11 responded out of 11 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?
282 responded out of 295 polled
Female
3%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us
55%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
7%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
6%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
4%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
5%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
20%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor

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

15-19
0%
other - please tell us
 
other - please tell us
47%
doctor nurse counselor
 
doctor nurse counselor
17%
teacher or counselor in school
 
teacher or counselor in school
7%
trained young person
 
trained young person
0%
youth organization club
 
youth organization club
13%
community organizations
 
community organizations
17%
online counselor
 
online counselor

20-24
1%
other - please tell us
 
other - please tell us
38%
doctor nurse counselor
 
doctor nurse counselor
11%
teacher or counselor in school
 
teacher or counselor in school
5%
trained young person
 
trained young person
7%
youth organization club
 
youth organization club
8%
community organizations
 
community organizations
30%
online counselor
 
online counselor

25-30
0%
other - please tell us
 
other - please tell us
48%
doctor nurse counselor
 
doctor nurse counselor
6%
teacher or counselor in school
 
teacher or counselor in school
8%
trained young person
 
trained young person
4%
youth organization club
 
youth organization club
16%
community organizations
 
community organizations
18%
online counselor
 
online counselor

31-34
0%
other - please tell us
 
other - please tell us
54%
doctor nurse counselor
 
doctor nurse counselor
0%
teacher or counselor in school
 
teacher or counselor in school
15%
trained young person
 
trained young person
0%
youth organization club
 
youth organization club
15%
community organizations
 
community organizations
15%
online counselor
 
online counselor

35+
0%
other - please tell us
 
other - please tell us
43%
doctor nurse counselor
 
doctor nurse counselor
0%
teacher or counselor in school
 
teacher or counselor in school
0%
trained young person
 
trained young person
0%
youth organization club
 
youth organization club
17%
community organizations
 
community organizations
39%
online counselor
 
online counselor
2%
Other - please tell us
 
Other - please tell us
42%
Doctor Nurse Counselor
 
Doctor Nurse Counselor
9%
Teacher or counselor in school
 
Teacher or counselor in school
6%
Trained young person
 
Trained young person
4%
Youth organization club
 
Youth organization club
11%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
26%
Online counselor
 
Online counselor
DEC 1. 2017
Where do you prefer to go for SRH and/or HIV tests or medicines?
259 responded out of 281 polled
Female
58%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic
8%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
18%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
16%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider

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

15-19
59%
health center or clinic
 
health center or clinic
9%
pharmacy
 
pharmacy
18%
community organizations
 
community organizations
14%
online health service provider
 
online health service provider

20-24
49%
health center or clinic
 
health center or clinic
10%
pharmacy
 
pharmacy
18%
community organizations
 
community organizations
23%
online health service provider
 
online health service provider

25-30
58%
health center or clinic
 
health center or clinic
10%
pharmacy
 
pharmacy
10%
community organizations
 
community organizations
21%
online health service provider
 
online health service provider

31-34
55%
health center or clinic
 
health center or clinic
18%
pharmacy
 
pharmacy
9%
community organizations
 
community organizations
18%
online health service provider
 
online health service provider

35+
68%
health center or clinic
 
health center or clinic
5%
pharmacy
 
pharmacy
23%
community organizations
 
community organizations
5%
online health service provider
 
online health service provider
56%
Health center or clinic
 
Health center or clinic
8%
Pharmacy
 
Pharmacy
17%
Community organizations
 
Community organizations
19%
Online health service provider
 
Online health service provider
DEC 1. 2017
When accessing SRH and /or HIV services which of the following is most important to you?
249 responded out of 266 polled
Female
0%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services
45%
Privacy
 
Privacy
1%
Distance
 
Distance
4%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
50%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff

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

15-19
0%
cost of services
 
cost of services
38%
privacy
 
privacy
0%
distance
 
distance
14%
flexible working hours
 
flexible working hours
48%
friendly staff
 
friendly staff

20-24
4%
cost of services
 
cost of services
44%
privacy
 
privacy
1%
distance
 
distance
9%
flexible working hours
 
flexible working hours
41%
friendly staff
 
friendly staff

25-30
4%
cost of services
 
cost of services
46%
privacy
 
privacy
2%
distance
 
distance
4%
flexible working hours
 
flexible working hours
43%
friendly staff
 
friendly staff

31-34
8%
cost of services
 
cost of services
42%
privacy
 
privacy
8%
distance
 
distance
0%
flexible working hours
 
flexible working hours
42%
friendly staff
 
friendly staff

35+
5%
cost of services
 
cost of services
47%
privacy
 
privacy
0%
distance
 
distance
0%
flexible working hours
 
flexible working hours
47%
friendly staff
 
friendly staff
5%
Cost of services
 
Cost of services
43%
Privacy
 
Privacy
3%
Distance
 
Distance
6%
Flexible working hours
 
Flexible working hours
43%
Friendly staff
 
Friendly staff
DEC 1. 2017
Other most important considerations when accessing SRH and /or HIV services?
5 responded out of 6 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?
295 responded out of 311 polled
Female
4%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)
4%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
7%
Clinics
 
Clinics
3%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
14%
Community organization
 
Community organization
15%
School college
 
School college
10%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
45%
Phone
 
Phone

Male
4%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)
2%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
4%
Clinics
 
Clinics
1%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
10%
Community organization
 
Community organization
12%
School college
 
School college
12%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
54%
Phone
 
Phone
0-14
0%
other (tell us)
 
other (tell us)
0%
radio tv
 
radio tv
0%
clinics
 
clinics
0%
family and friends
 
family and friends
0%
community organization
 
community organization
0%
school college
 
school college
0%
internet social media
 
internet social media
0%
phone
 
phone

15-19
3%
other (tell us)
 
other (tell us)
3%
radio tv
 
radio tv
0%
clinics
 
clinics
3%
family and friends
 
family and friends
6%
community organization
 
community organization
29%
school college
 
school college
3%
internet social media
 
internet social media
52%
phone
 
phone

20-24
1%
other (tell us)
 
other (tell us)
1%
radio tv
 
radio tv
6%
clinics
 
clinics
1%
family and friends
 
family and friends
11%
community organization
 
community organization
18%
school college
 
school college
14%
internet social media
 
internet social media
47%
phone
 
phone

25-30
10%
other (tell us)
 
other (tell us)
6%
radio tv
 
radio tv
8%
clinics
 
clinics
4%
family and friends
 
family and friends
8%
community organization
 
community organization
10%
school college
 
school college
8%
internet social media
 
internet social media
47%
phone
 
phone

31-34
0%
other (tell us)
 
other (tell us)
0%
radio tv
 
radio tv
7%
clinics
 
clinics
0%
family and friends
 
family and friends
21%
community organization
 
community organization
7%
school college
 
school college
7%
internet social media
 
internet social media
57%
phone
 
phone

35+
0%
other (tell us)
 
other (tell us)
8%
radio tv
 
radio tv
8%
clinics
 
clinics
0%
family and friends
 
family and friends
33%
community organization
 
community organization
0%
school college
 
school college
12%
internet social media
 
internet social media
38%
phone
 
phone
4%
Other (Tell us)
 
Other (Tell us)
3%
Radio TV
 
Radio TV
5%
Clinics
 
Clinics
2%
Family and friends
 
Family and friends
11%
Community organization
 
Community organization
13%
School college
 
School college
12%
Internet social media
 
Internet social media
51%
Phone
 
Phone

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