World, U.S. making progress on AIDS, most say

Poll Questions

Q: What do you think is the MOST urgent health problem facing this nation TODAY? (Half sample)

Q: Thinking about the way the problem of HIV/AIDS affects the United States today, do you think the problem is ABOUT THE SAME as it has been, that the U.S. is MAKING PROGRESS, or that the U.S. is LOSING GROUND? (Half sample)

Q: Thinking about the way the problem of HIV/AIDS affects the world today, do you think the problem is ABOUT THE SAME as it has been, that the world is MAKING PROGRESS, or that the world is LOSING GROUND? (Half sample)

Q: How much prejudice and discrimination do you think there is against people living with HIV and AIDS in this country today - a lot, some, only a little or none at all?

Q: As far as you know, can the drugs used to treat HIV also be used by people who are HIV-negative to lower their risk of getting HIV, or not?

No opinion

Q: Are President Obama and his administration doing enough to solve the problem of HIV/AIDS in this country, not doing enough, or should not be involved at all?

Q: Is Congress doing enough to solve the problem of HIV/AIDS in this country, not doing enough, or should not be involved at all?(Half sample)

Q: Are local nonprofit organizations in your area doing enough to solve the problem of HIV/AIDS in this country, not doing enough, or should not be involved at all? (Half sample)

Q: Are pharmaceutical companies doing enough to solve the problem of HIV/AIDS in this country, not doing enough, or should not be involved at all? (Half sample)

Q: Are public schools doing enough to solve the problem of HIV/AIDS in this country, not doing enough, or should not be involved at all? (Half sample)

Q: Are religious leaders and institutions doing enough to solve the problem of HIV/AIDS in this country, not doing enough, or should not be involved at all? (Half sample)

Q: Do you think that most people in developing countries who need treatment for HIV actually get medication, or do you think that most of them do not get the medication they need? (Half sample)

No opinion

Q: Do you think that most people in developing countries have access to HIV prevention services, such as HIV education, testing, and counseling, or not? (Half sample)

No opinion

Q: Do you think the U.S. is now spending too much, too little or about the right amount on preventing and treating HIV in developing countries

Q: In general, how comfortable would you be, personally, -- working with someone who has HIV or AIDS – Very comfortable, somewhat comfortable, somewhat UNcomfortable, or very UNcomfortable?

Q: In general, how comfortable would you be, personally, -- having your food prepared by someone who is HIV-positive – Very comfortable, somewhat comfortable, somewhat UNcomfortable, or very UNcomfortable?

Q: As I read you some statements about HIV and AIDS, please tell me whether you agree or disagree with each one. In general, it’s people’s own fault if they get AIDS.

No opinion

Q: As I read you some statements about HIV and AIDS, please tell me whether you agree or disagree with each one. I sometimes think that AIDS is a punishment for the decline in moral standards.

No opinion

 
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