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Health > HIV AIDS Stats: compare key data on United Kingdom & United States

Definitions

  • Adult prevalence rate: 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.
  • Deaths: An estimate of the number of adults and children who died of AIDS during a given calendar year.
  • Deaths > Per capita: An estimate of the number of adults and children who died of AIDS during a given calendar year. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Deaths per 1000: An estimate of the number of adults and children who died of AIDS during a given calendar year. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • People living with HIV AIDS: An estimate of all people (adults and children) alive at yearend with HIV infection, whether or not they have developed symptoms of AIDS.
  • People living with HIV AIDS > Per capita: An estimate of all people (adults and children) alive at yearend with HIV infection, whether or not they have developed symptoms of AIDS. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • People living with HIV AIDS per 1000: An estimate of all people (adults and children) alive at yearend with HIV infection, whether or not they have developed symptoms of AIDS. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Women living with aids 15-49: People living with HIV/AIDS, women (age 15-49)
STAT United Kingdom United States HISTORY
Adult prevalence rate 0.2%
Ranked 95th.
0.6%
Ranked 62nd. 3 times more than United Kingdom

Deaths 460
Ranked 80th.
17,000
Ranked 18th. 37 times more than United Kingdom

Deaths > Per capita 0.008 per 1,000 people
Ranked 96th.
0.048 per 1,000 people
Ranked 65th. 6 times more than United Kingdom

Deaths per 1000 0.00778
Ranked 95th.
0.0554
Ranked 59th. 7 times more than United Kingdom

People living with HIV AIDS 85,000
Ranked 44th.
1.2 million
Ranked 8th. 14 times more than United Kingdom

People living with HIV AIDS > Per capita 0.857 per 1,000 people
Ranked 89th.
3.27 per 1,000 people
Ranked 54th. 4 times more than United Kingdom

People living with HIV AIDS per 1000 1.38
Ranked 87th.
3.91
Ranked 61st. 3 times more than United Kingdom

Women living with aids 15-49 0.1
Ranked 100th.
0.61
Ranked 54th. 6 times more than United Kingdom

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations, Demographic Yearbook, 1997

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