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South and Central Asia: Health > HIV AIDS stats

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 SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN TOTAL SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AVERAGE DATES
Adult prevalence rate 0.212%
10 times less than average
2009
Deaths 180,500
11% of surveyed countries
60,166.67
2 times more than average
2009
Deaths > Per capita 0.076 per 1,000 people
16 times less than average
2003
Deaths per 1000 0.118
10 times less than average
2009
People living with HIV AIDS 2.63 million
8% of surveyed countries
292,333.33
22% more than average
2009
People living with HIV AIDS > Per capita 0.602 per 1,000 people
20 times less than average
2003
People living with HIV AIDS per 1000 1.12
12 times less than average
2009
Women living with aids 15-49 0.304
12 times less than average
1997

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