Differences in AIDS knowledge among Spanish and English speakers by socioeconomic status and ability to speak English

@article{Miller2000DifferencesIA,
  title={Differences in AIDS knowledge among Spanish and English speakers by socioeconomic status and ability to speak English},
  author={Dr. Jane E. Miller},
  journal={Journal of Urban Health},
  year={2000},
  volume={77},
  pages={415-424}
}
Previous studies have shown that Hispanics know less about acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) than non-Hispanics, but few studies have examined the role of language or socioeconomic status. We used data from a 1998 populaiton-based sample survey of New Jersey adults to compare levels of AIDS knowledge among English and Spanish speakers, taking into account educational attainment and ability to speak English. Spanish speakers, especially those who filled out the questionnaire in Spanish… CONTINUE READING

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