HEALTH
U-Reporters in Latin America tell us where they go to for advice on Zika.
6 questions polled on this topic
8% response rate
495 responded out of 6,426 polled
Aug 17. 2017
Where do you get reliable info about Zika?
Aug 17. 2017
Give us a little more detail: who do you get info from?
Aug 17. 2017
Where else do you get health information from?
Aug 17. 2017
What kind of media do you get info from?
Aug 17. 2017
Where do you go to if you have a specific question?
Aug 17. 2017
How confident are you to protect yourself from Zika?

POLL RESULTS

AUG 17. 2017
Where do you get reliable info about Zika?
495 responded out of 6,426 polled
Female
6%
Someone I know
 
Someone I know
55%
Media or News
 
Media or News
4%
School
 
School
14%
Health Clinic
 
Health Clinic
16%
Not received info
 
Not received info
4%
U-Report
 
U-Report

Male
6%
Someone I know
 
Someone I know
42%
Media or News
 
Media or News
10%
School
 
School
21%
Health Clinic
 
Health Clinic
11%
Not received info
 
Not received info
10%
U-Report
 
U-Report
0-14
18%
someone i know
 
someone i know
23%
media or news
 
media or news
32%
school
 
school
9%
health clinic
 
health clinic
18%
not received info
 
not received info
0%
u-report
 
u-report

15-19
6%
someone i know
 
someone i know
40%
media or news
 
media or news
10%
school
 
school
20%
health clinic
 
health clinic
13%
not received info
 
not received info
11%
u-report
 
u-report

20-24
5%
someone i know
 
someone i know
49%
media or news
 
media or news
4%
school
 
school
19%
health clinic
 
health clinic
19%
not received info
 
not received info
3%
u-report
 
u-report

25-30
11%
someone i know
 
someone i know
62%
media or news
 
media or news
5%
school
 
school
18%
health clinic
 
health clinic
2%
not received info
 
not received info
2%
u-report
 
u-report

31-34
10%
someone i know
 
someone i know
50%
media or news
 
media or news
0%
school
 
school
20%
health clinic
 
health clinic
20%
not received info
 
not received info
0%
u-report
 
u-report

35+
3%
someone i know
 
someone i know
56%
media or news
 
media or news
3%
school
 
school
13%
health clinic
 
health clinic
15%
not received info
 
not received info
10%
u-report
 
u-report
6%
Someone I know
 
Someone I know
45%
Media or News
 
Media or News
11%
School
 
School
17%
Health Clinic
 
Health Clinic
14%
Not received info
 
Not received info
7%
U-Report
 
U-Report
AUG 17. 2017
Give us a little more detail: who do you get info from?
24 responded out of 32 polled
Female
67%
Family member
 
Family member
17%
Friend
 
Friend
17%
Someone in community
 
Someone in community

Male
33%
Family member
 
Family member
11%
Friend
 
Friend
56%
Someone in community
 
Someone in community
0-14
67%
family member
 
family member
33%
friend
 
friend
0%
someone in community
 
someone in community

15-19
29%
family member
 
family member
29%
friend
 
friend
43%
someone in community
 
someone in community

20-24
50%
family member
 
family member
0%
friend
 
friend
50%
someone in community
 
someone in community

25-30
50%
family member
 
family member
25%
friend
 
friend
25%
someone in community
 
someone in community

31-34
100%
family member
 
family member
0%
friend
 
friend
0%
someone in community
 
someone in community

35+
100%
family member
 
family member
0%
friend
 
friend
0%
someone in community
 
someone in community
50%
Family member
 
Family member
21%
Friend
 
Friend
29%
Someone in community
 
Someone in community
AUG 17. 2017
Where else do you get health information from?
46 responded out of 49 polled
internet
de
noticias
amigos
boa
brasil
buscadores
cali
charlas
chinguesumadre
ciber
conchatumare
conred
cruz
cucuta
decir
el
en
escuela
facebook
health
huehue
informativo
inteenwr
jumm
la
las
material
medios
ministry
médicos
nc
ops
por
ps
public
radio
redes
roja
salir
sitios
sociales
universidad
wed
AUG 17. 2017
What kind of media do you get info from?
214 responded out of 223 polled
Female
41%
TV
 
TV
4%
Radio
 
Radio
35%
Internet
 
Internet
18%
Social media
 
Social media
3%
Posters or leaflets
 
Posters or leaflets

Male
44%
TV
 
TV
5%
Radio
 
Radio
36%
Internet
 
Internet
15%
Social media
 
Social media
0%
Posters or leaflets
 
Posters or leaflets
0-14
80%
tv
 
tv
0%
radio
 
radio
20%
internet
 
internet
0%
social media
 
social media
0%
posters or leaflets
 
posters or leaflets

15-19
48%
tv
 
tv
2%
radio
 
radio
27%
internet
 
internet
19%
social media
 
social media
4%
posters or leaflets
 
posters or leaflets

20-24
26%
tv
 
tv
9%
radio
 
radio
46%
internet
 
internet
20%
social media
 
social media
0%
posters or leaflets
 
posters or leaflets

25-30
47%
tv
 
tv
0%
radio
 
radio
34%
internet
 
internet
19%
social media
 
social media
0%
posters or leaflets
 
posters or leaflets

31-34
50%
tv
 
tv
0%
radio
 
radio
25%
internet
 
internet
25%
social media
 
social media
0%
posters or leaflets
 
posters or leaflets

35+
27%
tv
 
tv
5%
radio
 
radio
50%
internet
 
internet
9%
social media
 
social media
9%
posters or leaflets
 
posters or leaflets
41%
TV
 
TV
3%
Radio
 
Radio
35%
Internet
 
Internet
18%
Social media
 
Social media
2%
Posters or leaflets
 
Posters or leaflets
AUG 17. 2017
Where do you go to if you have a specific question?
467 responded out of 525 polled
Female
7%
U-Report
 
U-Report
33%
Doctor or Nurse
 
Doctor or Nurse
6%
Friend
 
Friend
43%
Internet
 
Internet
7%
Parent
 
Parent
4%
Teacher
 
Teacher

Male
19%
U-Report
 
U-Report
29%
Doctor or Nurse
 
Doctor or Nurse
3%
Friend
 
Friend
40%
Internet
 
Internet
5%
Parent
 
Parent
4%
Teacher
 
Teacher
0-14
35%
u-report
 
u-report
20%
doctor or nurse
 
doctor or nurse
5%
friend
 
friend
25%
internet
 
internet
10%
parent
 
parent
5%
teacher
 
teacher

15-19
18%
u-report
 
u-report
24%
doctor or nurse
 
doctor or nurse
5%
friend
 
friend
39%
internet
 
internet
9%
parent
 
parent
4%
teacher
 
teacher

20-24
15%
u-report
 
u-report
38%
doctor or nurse
 
doctor or nurse
0%
friend
 
friend
42%
internet
 
internet
3%
parent
 
parent
2%
teacher
 
teacher

25-30
7%
u-report
 
u-report
44%
doctor or nurse
 
doctor or nurse
4%
friend
 
friend
37%
internet
 
internet
6%
parent
 
parent
2%
teacher
 
teacher

31-34
9%
u-report
 
u-report
27%
doctor or nurse
 
doctor or nurse
9%
friend
 
friend
27%
internet
 
internet
18%
parent
 
parent
9%
teacher
 
teacher

35+
5%
u-report
 
u-report
45%
doctor or nurse
 
doctor or nurse
5%
friend
 
friend
30%
internet
 
internet
8%
parent
 
parent
8%
teacher
 
teacher
14%
U-Report
 
U-Report
31%
Doctor or Nurse
 
Doctor or Nurse
5%
Friend
 
Friend
39%
Internet
 
Internet
7%
Parent
 
Parent
4%
Teacher
 
Teacher
AUG 17. 2017
How confident are you to protect yourself from Zika?
445 responded out of 467 polled
Female
33%
Very confident
 
Very confident
54%
Quite confident
 
Quite confident
13%
Not confident
 
Not confident

Male
40%
Very confident
 
Very confident
49%
Quite confident
 
Quite confident
11%
Not confident
 
Not confident
0-14
42%
very confident
 
very confident
47%
quite confident
 
quite confident
11%
not confident
 
not confident

15-19
38%
very confident
 
very confident
51%
quite confident
 
quite confident
11%
not confident
 
not confident

20-24
27%
very confident
 
very confident
61%
quite confident
 
quite confident
12%
not confident
 
not confident

25-30
31%
very confident
 
very confident
59%
quite confident
 
quite confident
10%
not confident
 
not confident

31-34
50%
very confident
 
very confident
10%
quite confident
 
quite confident
40%
not confident
 
not confident

35+
62%
very confident
 
very confident
26%
quite confident
 
quite confident
13%
not confident
 
not confident
36%
Very confident
 
Very confident
50%
Quite confident
 
Quite confident
14%
Not confident
 
Not confident

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