Lesotho - Prevalence of HIV

Prevalence of HIV, total (% of population ages 15-49)

Prevalence of HIV, total (% of population ages 15-49) in Lesotho was 23.30 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 23.40 in 2001, while its lowest value was 0.80 in 1990.

Definition: Prevalence of HIV refers to the percentage of people ages 15-49 who are infected with HIV.

Source: UNAIDS and the WHO's Report on the Global AIDS Epidemic.

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Year Value
1990 0.80
1991 1.50
1992 2.90
1993 5.20
1994 8.60
1995 12.90
1996 17.00
1997 20.10
1998 22.10
1999 23.10
2000 23.40
2001 23.40
2002 23.30
2003 23.10
2004 22.90
2005 22.80
2006 22.70
2007 22.70
2008 22.80
2009 23.00
2010 23.20
2011 23.30

Prevalence of HIV, female (% ages 15-24)

Definition: Prevalence of HIV is the percentage of people who are infected with HIV. Youth rates are as a percentage of the relevant age group.

Source: UNAIDS and the WHO's Report on the Global AIDS Epidemic.

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Year Value
2011 15.40

Prevalence of HIV, male (% ages 15-24)

Definition: Prevalence of HIV is the percentage of people who are infected with HIV. Youth rates are as a percentage of the relevant age group.

Source: UNAIDS and the WHO's Report on the Global AIDS Epidemic.

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Year Value
2011 6.40

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Risk factors