The global HIV epidemic

Global HIV statistics (2017)

The latest figures on the global HIV epidemic were published by the UNAIDS in July 2018.

In 2017   Estimate
Number of people living with HIV (global) Total 36.9 million
People newly infected with HIV Total 1.8 million
AIDS-related deaths Total 940,000


Regional HIV and AIDS epidemic statistics (2017)
 

Region People living with HIV New HIV infections AIDS-related deaths 
Eastern and southern Afrca 19.6 million 800,000 380,000
West en centraal Africa 6.1 million 370,000 280,000
North Africa & Middle East 220,000 18,000 9,800
Asia & the Pacific 5.2 million 280,000 170,000
South America 1.8 million 100,000 37,000
Caribbean 310,000 15,000 10,000
Eastern Europe & Central Asia 1.4 million 130,000 34,000
Western & central Europe & North America 2.2 million 70,000 13,000
Global Total 36.9 million 1.8 million 940,000

 

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