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Kenya AIDS Indicator Survey 2007

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General Info
Geography 
Kenya (KEN)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
08/2007 - 12/2007
Series or system 
Kenya AIDS Indicator Survey
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The 2007 Kenya AIDS Indicator Survey (KAIS) was the first national survey in Kenya to provide comprehensive information on HIV and other sexually transmitted infections.

The survey covered all household members, including all men and women ages 15-64 and all children under age 5.  A total of 17,940 people in 9,691 households were successfully interviewed, and 15,853 individuals provided a blood specimen for testing.

The questionnaires included questions on sociodemographic characteristics, perceived HIV status, awareness of partner HIV status, and utilization of HIV care and treatment.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation (Kenya), National AIDS Control Council (Kenya), National AIDS and STI Control Program (Kenya), National Coordinating Agency for Population and Development (Kenya), National Public Health Laboratory Services, Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation (Kenya), USAID. Kenya AIDS Indicator Survey 2007. Nairobi, Kenya: Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.