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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UNDP and UNAIDS back efforts by least-developed countries to secure sustainable access to treatment
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Zimbabwe Uses The Most Condoms In The World, Reduces HIV Infections
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GSK team up with US researchers to advance search for HIV cure
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50m people living with HIV/AIDS in the world
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Forging a brighter future for disabled children living with HIV/AIDS in Kenya
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and manage smaller projects that contribute to the national response to HIV/AIDS. Kenya has the fourth largest HIV epidemic in the world. In 2012, an estimated 1.6 million people were living with HIV and roughly 57,000 people died from AIDS-related illnesses.

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Ghana’s HIV/AIDS prevalence rate continues to decline and currently stands at 1.37 per cent, while proportion of women living with ... of vulnerable people, especially women and children, in various regions and districts across the country.

World Aids Day: How Ireland is living with HIV/AIDS for more than 30 years
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Ghana’s HIV/AIDS prevalence rate declines
Ghana News Agency - 5/15/2015 11:58:11 PM
Accra, May 16, GNA – Ghana’s HIV/AIDS prevalence rate continues to decline and currently stands at 1.37 per cent, while proportion of women living ... people, especially women and children, in various regions and districts across the country.

Nutrition Assessment, Counseling, and Support Interventions to Improve Health-related Outcomes in People Living With HIV/AIDS
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The Banyan Tree Project Commemorates 10th Annual National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
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