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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Towards achieving an HIV/AIDS-free generation
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Guelph HIV/AIDS awareness events lead up to World AIDS Day
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‘Don't stigmatize people living with HIV/Aids’
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Why We Should Care: HIV/AIDS Around the World
The Body - 11/30/1998 11:56:08 PM
Every minute, five young people around the globe are infected with HIV. The HIV/AIDS pandemic ... are 5.8 million people living with HIV in South and Southeast Asia. India is the largest country with HIV-infected people in the world. The sex industry ...

Drastic measures needed in fight against HIV/AIDS - 11/23/2014 1:08:32 AM
Desperate times call for desperate measures, especially in the country’s continuing battle against HIV/AIDS. This is more so as latest ... spread of HIV were high average viral load among people living with HIV. Also, she stated that low and inconsistent ...

UW Health: World AIDS day event set for December 1
Wis Business - 11/22/2014 4:44:28 AM
MADISON- More than 1 million people in the United States are living with HIV/AIDS. To continue community discussion, the UW Health HIV/AIDS Comprehensive Care Program will host a free community event in honor of World AIDS Day in Madison on Monday ...

AIDS News: Scientists Believe They've Discovered Country of Origin; People With the Disease Are Living Longer
The Latin Post - 10/19/2014 12:41:27 PM
A country in Africa has been discovered by scientists as the origin of HIV/AIDS. While the genesis of the disease has come from abroad, some people -- living in the U.S ... from Kinshasa to the rest of the world. The study was led by Oliver Pybus ...

South Africa: Call to Support People Living With HIV, Aids
AllAfrica - 11/21/2014 5:28:36 AM
With the commemoration of World Aids Day around the corner, Cabinet has called on all communities to support, care and accept people living with HIV and Aids ... 16 Days of Activism The country will from 25 November to 10 December 2014 commemorate the ...

Liberia: Ebola Hampers HIV/AIDS Care – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 11/23/2014 12:39:54 AM
There are an estimated 30,000 people living with HIV in Liberia, according to UNAIDS. Before the Ebola outbreak, more than 70 percent of them had access treatment via 144 HIV/AIDS care centres scattered across the country. But now, due to a shortage of ...

Local Groups Partner for World AIDS Day Event
Daily Herald - 11/21/2014 5:50:05 AM
The Lake County Health Department/Community Health Center is collaborating with several local partners to provide a free event on World ... with HIV/AIDS, such as unfavorable attitudes, beliefs, and policies directed toward people living with these ...

The 10 Poorest Countries in the World
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Today, more than 46 million people live in poverty in America, more than at any point in the country ... product, HIV/AIDS prevalence, life expectancy, unemployment, infant mortality and primary school enrollment — all from the World Bank.

Engaging People Living with HIV in the Implementation of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy - 9/14/2011 7:10:43 PM
As part of our ongoing implementation of the NHAS, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) convened a consultation in late July with people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWH ... of persons living with HIV/AIDS in our country that must be taken ...

HIV AIDS soon to become history
Hindustan Times - 12/1/2011 11:18:49 AM
With the profile of HIV-AIDS undergoing transformation from a life-threatening emergency to a manageable chronic infection, the World Health Organisation (WHO) urged South-East Asian countries ... positive people who are on treatment are living longer ...

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