Source: Gallup/CNN/USA Today Poll: October 1997

(I am going to read some statements about AIDS. As I read each statement, please say whether you agree or disagree with it.)… In general, it’s people’s own fault if they get AIDS.





Don’t know



Survey by Cable News Network, USA Today. Methodology: Fieldwork conducted by Gallup Organization, October 3-October 5, 1997 and based on telephone interviews with a national adult sample of 872. Data provided by The Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, University of Connecticut.


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