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Health > HIV AIDS > Adult prevalence rate: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Swaziland 25.9% 2009
2 Botswana 24.8% 2009
3 Lesotho 23.6% 2009
4 South Africa 17.8% 2009
5 Zimbabwe 14.3% 2009
6 Zambia 13.5% 2009
7 Namibia 13.1% 2009
8 Mozambique 11.5% 2009
9 Malawi 11% 2009
10 Uganda 6.5% 2009
11 Kenya 6.3% 2009
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 5.69% 2009
12 Tanzania 5.6% 2009
failed states average (profile) 5.53% 2001
13 Cameroon 5.3% 2009
14 Gabon 5.2% 2009
15 Equatorial Guinea 5% 2009
16 Central African Republic 4.7% 2009
17 Ethiopia 4.4% 2003
18 Democratic Republic of the Congo 4.2% 2003
19 Nigeria 3.6% 2009
=20 Congo, Republic of the 3.4% 2009
=20 Cote d'Ivoire 3.4% 2009
=20 Chad 3.4% 2009
23 Burundi 3.3% 2009
24 Togo 3.2% 2009
25 The Bahamas 3.1% 2009
26 Rwanda 2.9% 2009
=27 Guinea-Bissau 2.5% 2009
=27 Djibouti 2.5% 2009
29 Belize 2.3% 2009
Former French colonies average (profile) 2.17% 2009
=30 The Gambia 2% 2009
=30 Angola 2% 2009
32 Haiti 1.9% 2009
33 Ghana 1.8% 2009
34 Jamaica 1.7% 2009
35 Sierra Leone 1.6% 2009
=36 Liberia 1.5% 2009
=36 Trinidad and Tobago 1.5% 2009
OPEC countries average (profile) 1.42% 2001
38 Barbados 1.4% 2009
Emerging markets average (profile) 1.34% 2009
=39 Guinea 1.3% 2009
=39 Thailand 1.3% 2009
=41 Burkina Faso 1.2% 2009
=41 Estonia 1.2% 2009
=41 Benin 1.2% 2009
=41 Guyana 1.2% 2009
=45 Sudan 1.1% 2009
=45 Ukraine 1.1% 2009
=47 Mauritius 1% 2009
=47 Suriname 1% 2009
=47 Mali 1% 2009
=47 Russia 1% 2009
=51 Dominican Republic 0.9% 2009
=51 Panama 0.9% 2009
=51 Senegal 0.9% 2009
=51 Papua New Guinea 0.9% 2009
=55 El Salvador 0.8% 2009
=55 Guatemala 0.8% 2009
=55 Eritrea 0.8% 2009
=55 Niger 0.8% 2009
=55 Honduras 0.8% 2009
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 0.739% 2009
=60 Venezuela 0.7% 2001
=60 Mauritania 0.7% 2009
=60 Somalia 0.7% 2009
=60 Latvia 0.7% 2009
=60 Brazil 0.7% 2003
=65 Portugal 0.6% 2009
=65 United States 0.6% 2009
=65 Burma 0.6% 2009
=68 Malaysia 0.5% 2009
=68 Colombia 0.5% 2009
=68 Cambodia 0.5% 2009
=68 Argentina 0.5% 2009
=68 Uruguay 0.5% 2009
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 0.414% 2009
=73 France 0.4% 2009
=73 Ecuador 0.4% 2009
=73 Moldova 0.4% 2009
=73 Nepal 0.4% 2009
=73 Spain 0.4% 2009
=73 Peru 0.4% 2009
=73 Vietnam 0.4% 2009
=73 Chile 0.4% 2009
=73 Switzerland 0.4% 2009
Eurozone average (profile) 0.347% 2009
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.317% 2009
=82 Canada 0.3% 2009
=82 Libya 0.3% 2001
=82 Costa Rica 0.3% 2009
=82 Luxembourg 0.3% 2009
=82 Italy 0.3% 2009
=82 Mexico 0.3% 2009
=82 Paraguay 0.3% 2009
=82 India 0.3% 2009
=82 Bermuda 0.3% 2005
=82 Austria 0.3% 2009
=82 Belarus 0.3% 2009
=82 Iceland 0.3% 2009
=82 Kyrgyzstan 0.3% 2009
High income OECD countries average (profile) 0.288% 2009
=95 Netherlands 0.2% 2009
=95 Madagascar 0.2% 2009
=95 Tajikistan 0.2% 2009
=95 Bahrain 0.2% 2001
=95 Indonesia 0.2% 2009
=95 Ireland 0.2% 2009
=95 Denmark 0.2% 2009
=95 Israel 0.2% 2009
=95 United Kingdom 0.2% 2009
=95 Bolivia 0.2% 2009
=95 Laos 0.2% 2009
=95 Brunei 0.2% 2001
=95 Iran 0.2% 2009
=95 Belgium 0.2% 2009
=95 Nicaragua 0.2% 2009
=95 Bhutan 0.2% 2009
111 United Arab Emirates 0.18% 2001
112 Kuwait 0.12% 2001
=113 Serbia and Montenegro 0.1% 2009
=113 Norway 0.1% 2009
=113 Finland 0.1% 2009
=113 Australia 0.1% 2009
=113 Hong Kong 0.1% 2003
=113 Georgia 0.1% 2009
=113 Morocco 0.1% 2009
=113 Lebanon 0.1% 2009
=113 Uzbekistan 0.1% 2009
=113 Fiji 0.1% 2009
=113 Maldives 0.1% 2001
=113 Hungary 0.1% 2001
=113 Greece 0.1% 2009
=113 Lithuania 0.1% 2009
=113 Pakistan 0.1% 2009
=113 Oman 0.1% 2009
=113 New Zealand 0.1% 2009
=113 Yemen 0.1% 2001
=113 Azerbaijan 0.1% 2009
=113 Cyprus 0.1% 2003
=113 Cuba 0.1% 2009
=113 China 0.1% 2009
=113 Armenia 0.1% 2009
=113 Sweden 0.1% 2009
=113 Bulgaria 0.1% 2009
=113 Romania 0.1% 2009
=113 Algeria 0.1% 2009
=113 Malta 0.1% 2009
=113 Germany 0.1% 2009
=113 Kazakhstan 0.1% 2009
=113 Poland 0.1% 2009
=113 Singapore 0.1% 2009
=113 Comoros 0.1% 2009
146 Qatar 0.09% 2001
147 Tunisia 0.04% 2001
148 Cape Verde 0.035% 2001
=149 Afghanistan 0.01% 2001
=149 Syria 0.01% 2001
=149 Saudi Arabia 0.01% 2001

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > HIV AIDS > Adult prevalence rate. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/HIV-AIDS/Adult-prevalence-rate

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Interesting observations about Health > HIV AIDS > Adult prevalence rate

  • Swaziland ranked first for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst Hot countries in 2009.
  • Nigeria ranked first for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst Muslim countries in 2009.
  • South Africa ranked first for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst Emerging markets in 2009.
  • Botswana ranked second for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst Christian countries in 2009.
  • Estonia ranked first for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst High income OECD countries in 2009.
  • United States ranked first for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2009.
  • Mozambique ranked first for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst Former French colonies in 2009.
  • Ukraine ranked second for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst Europe in 2009.
  • Zimbabwe ranked first for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2009.
  • Russia ranked third for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst Cold countries in 2009.
  • Equatorial Guinea ranked first for HIV AIDS > adult prevalence rate amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2009.
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