The global HIV epidemic
Global HIV statistics (2021)
The latest figures on the global HIV epidemic were published by the UNAIDS in July 2022.
|Number of people living with HIV (global)||Total||38.4 million|
|People newly infected with HIV||Total||1.5 million|
Regional HIV and AIDS epidemic statistics (2021)
|Region||People living with HIV||New HIV infections||AIDS-related deaths|
|Eastern and southern Afrca||20.6 million||670,000||280,000|
|West and central Africa||5.0 million||190,000||140,000|
|North Africa & Middle East||180,000||14,000||5,100|
|Asia & the Pacific||6.0 million||260,000||140,000|
|South America||2.2 million||110,000||29,000|
|Eastern Europe & Central Asia||1.8 million||160,000||44,000|
|Western & central Europe & North America||2.3 million||63,000||13,000|
|Global Total||38.4 million||1.5 million||650,000|
- UNAIDS 2022 fact sheet '2021 Global HIV statistics'