Nigeria - Prevalence of HIV

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

Prevalence of HIV, total (% of population ages 15-49) in Nigeria was 3.70 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 3.80 in 2002, while its lowest value was 0.50 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 0.50
1991 0.70
1992 1.10
1993 1.40
1994 1.80
1995 2.30
1996 2.70
1997 3.00
1998 3.30
1999 3.50
2000 3.70
2001 3.70
2002 3.80
2003 3.70
2004 3.70
2005 3.60
2006 3.60
2007 3.60
2008 3.60
2009 3.60
2010 3.70
2011 3.70

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 2.90

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 1.10

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Risk factors