Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
From the 2002 National Survey of Family Growth:
Before you were 18/Have you ever had any formal instruction at school, church, a community center or some other place about how to prevent HIV/AIDS?
Females are considered to have received formal instruction on HIV/AIDS prevention before turning age 18 years if they responded yes to the following question.
Formal instruction is defined as having received formal instruction at school, church, a community center, or some other place; and informal instruction is defined as having talked to a parent or guardian about reproductive health topics.
Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.
The original baseline was revised from 88.3 to 89.3 due to a change in the baseline year from 2006-2008 to 2006-2010. The target was adjusted from 97.2 to 98.2 to reflect the revised baseline using the original target-setting method.
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