Lesotho HIV Summary 2017

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Population: 2,233,000

Lesotho
Lesotho
People Living With HIV 320,000
Living With HIV – Women (15–49) 180,000
Living with HIV – Children (0–14) 16,000
Overall Adult (15–49) HIV Prevalence 23.8%
HIV Prevalence – Women (15–49) 29%
HIV Prevalence – Men (15–49) 18.7%
New HIV Infecrtions – Overall 15,000
New HIV Infections – Women (15+) 7,500
New HIV Infections – Children (0–14) 1,400
AIDS–related Deaths – Men (15+) 4,900
AIDS–related Deaths – Women (15+) 2,000
AIDS–related Deaths – Children (0–14) Less than 1,000
Children Orphaned due to AIDS–relatated Deaths 52,000
Receiving Anti–Retroviral Treatment – Adults (15+) 74%
Receiving Anti-Retroviral Treatment – Children (0–14) 60%

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