Country Comparison > HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS > TOP 20

RankCountryHIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
1South Africa5,600,000
8United States1,200,000
16Cote d'Ivoire450,000

Definition: This entry gives an estimate of all people (adults and children) alive at yearend with HIV infection, whether or not they have developed symptoms of AIDS.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012

See also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS map

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The Luke Church goes global to stand against HIV/AIDS
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World AIDS forum opens with tribute for plane dead
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AIDS Epidemic Cure: Disease Could Be Eradicated by 2030, UNAIDS Reports
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A new study has revealed that the overall death rate has been cut to half among the people with AIDS living ... world's rich countries and receiving care and antiretroviral therapy (ART), compared with a decade ago. The study involved nearly 50, 000 HIV ...

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