Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the percentage of adults (aged 15-49) living with HIV/AIDS. The adult prevalence rate is calculated by dividing the estimated number of adults living with HIV/AIDS at yearend by the total adult population at yearend.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate map
Remembering those killed by HIV/AIDS
newvision.co.ug - 5/20/2013 6:26:45 AM
SOLDIERING ON: Women living with HIV marching during a World AIDS Day celebration ... By 2000, the HIV prevalence rate had dropped tremendously. The prevalence declined from about 18% in 1992 to 6.2% in 2002. Uganda was the first developing country to ...
Uganda: Remembering Those Killed By HIV/Aids
AllAfrica - 5/20/2013 1:50:34 PM
It is for people like Lutaaya that Uganda joins the rest of the world today to mark the International AIDS ... HIV prevalence rate had dropped tremendously. The prevalence declined from about 18% in 1992 to 6.2% in 2002. Uganda was the first developing ...
World Bank Assists Taraba In Fight Against HIV/AIDS
Nigeria Guardian - 5/10/2013 11:13:36 PM
These were the words of Hassana Adamu whose two sisters died of HIV ... World Bank and other foreign donors. Dr. Garba Danjuma whom The Guardian learnt was the project manager, said if the donated items are use as directed, the prevalence rate “of HVI ...
WHO says Cambodia can end HIV infections by 2020
Yahoo! - 5/10/2013 12:15:03 PM
Cambodia is on track to become one of the few countries ... world to successfully reverse its HIV epidemic and may eliminate new infections by 2020, the World Health Organization said Friday. The Southeast Asian nation has reduced its HIV prevalence rate ...
WHO says Cambodia can end HIV infections by 2020 - FRANCE 24
France 24 - 5/9/2013 11:57:45 PM
AFP - Cambodia is on track to become one of the few countries in the world to successfully reverse its HIV epidemic and may eliminate new infections by 2020 ... country's widely hailed efforts in tackling HIV/AIDS were under threat with foreign donors ...
Cambodia on track to eliminate new HIV infections by 2020
Raw Story - 5/10/2013 1:05:09 PM
Cambodia is on track to become one of the few countries in the world to successfully reverse its HIV epidemic and may eliminate new infections by 2020 ... country’s widely hailed efforts in tackling HIV/AIDS were under threat with foreign donors likely ...
Cambodia on track to end new HIV infections by 2020
ABC Online - 5/10/2013 5:37:10 PM
The World Health Organisation says Cambodia is on track to become one of the few countries in the world to successfully reverse its HIV epidemic and may eliminate new infections by 2020. The Southeast Asian nation has reduced its HIV prevalence rate from a ...
Uganda: Gov't Urged to Levy a Tax On Alcohol to Fund HIV
AllAfrica - 5/17/2013 2:29:55 PM
Close to 14 million Ugandans are HIV positive yet there are 400 new infections every day ... Out of over 50 countries in Africa, only two- Uganda and Chad - are experiencing increase in HIV prevalence. Apuuli attributed the situation to a nationwide ...
World Bank Approves $255 Million for National AIDS Control Support Project
ReliefWeb - 5/2/2013 7:38:12 AM
World Bank Country Director for India. “HIV and AIDS also have an enormous disproportionate impact on vulnerable groups and on poor households with less access to information, preventive services and treatment.” he added. Although the prevalence rate ...
American and Global AIDS and HIV Statistics and Information
Global Politician - 4/29/2013 9:46:26 PM
One source reports a 12% increase in AIDS prevalence ... statistics on the world epidemic of AIDS & HIV were announced by UNAIDS in July 2004. The report gives the latest AIDS and HIV statistics from around the world and statistics for individual countries.
15.8% of men, 32.1% of women suffer from obesity in Azerbaijan
en.apa.az - 5/16/2013 9:08:58 AM
APA reports that these figures have been revealed in the “World Heath Statistics ... Prevalence of tuberculosis (per 100 000 population) was 117 in the country in 2011. This figure was 78 in Armenia, 159 in Georgia. The spread of HIV/AIDS has increased ...
India: World Bank approves $255 million for National AIDS control support project
L'online di Tribuna Economica - 5/3/2013 7:29:51 AM
The World Bank approved the fourth of a series of credits aimed at supporting India’s AIDS control program which seeks to curb the spread of HIV by 2017 ... the gains made in the fight against this epidemic could yet be lost,”said Onno Ruhl, World ...
Cambodia on track to end new HIV infections
Phnom Penh Post - 5/14/2013 5:15:07 AM
Cambodia could be moving towards an “AIDS-free generation” by eliminating the transmission of HIV by 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the government said Friday. As “one of the few countries ... seen the prevalence rate going down ...
Zimbabwe’s sustained progress towards “Getting to Zero”
unaids.org - 5/15/2013 4:38:09 AM
Zimbabwe is an example of political commitment and progress in the AIDS response ... in sub-Saharan Africa, with an adult HIV prevalence of 15%, the country has achieved and sustains universal coverage of treatment to prevent mother-to-child-transmission ...
New HCV combinations could have a big role in prevention, but only if treatment rates increase
Aidsmap - 5/10/2013 11:56:33 PM
Our weekly round-up of HIV news. HIV treatment is ... in the prevention of transmission of infection.” Approximately 150 million people globally are infected with HCV. Some 60% of existing and 80% of new HCV infections involve injecting drug users.