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Sub-Saharan Africa: 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 SUB-SAHARAN TOTAL SUB-SAHARAN AVERAGE DATES
Adult prevalence rate 5.69%
3 times more than average
2009
Deaths 1.25 million
76% of surveyed countries
33,813.51
35% more than average
2009
Deaths > Per capita 1.19 per 1,000 people
The same as average
2009
Deaths per 1000 1.87
62% more than average
2009
People living with HIV AIDS 21.82 million
69% of surveyed countries
532,117.07
2 times more than average
2009
People living with HIV AIDS > Per capita 22.04 per 1,000 people
83% more than average
2009
People living with HIV AIDS per 1000 35.25
3 times more than average
2009
Women living with aids 15-49 10.6
3 times more than average
1997

Citation

"Sub-Saharan HIV AIDS Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Health/HIV-AIDS