U.S. adults who knew Zika virus can be sexually transmitted 2016, by age

This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. adults who knew that the Zika virus can be contracted through sex with someone who has the virus as of 2016, by age. It was found that only around 39 percent of those aged 25 to 29 years knew the Zika virus can be sexually transmitted.

Percentage of U.S. adults who knew the Zika virus can be contracted through sex with someone with the virus as of 2016, by age

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Source

Release date

May 2016

Region

United States

Survey time period

May 17 to 19, 2016

Number of respondents

2,026 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: "As far as you know, which of the following are ways people can contract, or catch, the Zika virus?" (Please select all that apply. - Having sex with someone with the virus.)

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