Table 2—

Attitude towards different aspects of tuberculosis(TB) from 1371 individuals who had heard about the disease

Aspects of TBAttitude %
YesSomewhatA littleNot at allDo not know
Severe (for a TB patient)44.043.39.21.42, 1
Dangerous (for others)43.541.49.93.02.3
Curable39.448.26.61.34.4
Infectious31.139.413.37.58.7