HIV and AIDS estimates (2011) Source: UNAIDS
Number of people living with HIV: 1,300,000 [1,000,000 - 2,000,000]
Adults aged 15 to 49 prevalence rate: 0.60% [0.50% - 1%]
Adults aged 15 and up living with HIV: 1,300,000 [1,000,000 - 2,000,000]
Women aged 15 and up living with HIV: 300,000 [210,000 - 470,000]
Deaths due to AIDS: 20,000 [16,000 - 28,000]
Orphans due to AIDS aged 0 to 17: 79,000 [63,000 - 100,000]
The real tragedy is that about 21% of those infected with HIV in the US do not know it.
World Overview (Source: UNAIDS 2012 Report)
The Rest Of The World
Over 22 million people have died from AIDS.
Over 34 million people are living with HIV/AIDS, and 74 percent of these infected people live in sub-Saharan Africa.
There are 14,000 new infections every day (95 percent in developing countries). HIV/AIDS is a "disease of young people" with half of the 5 million new infections each year occurring among people ages 15 to 24.
Persons Living With AIDS And STDs In The US
At the end of 2011, the estimated number of persons living with AIDS in the United States and dependent areas was 1.3 million (UNAIDS).
In the United States, about 19 million new STD infections occur each year...
Deaths Of Persons With AIDS In The US
In 2011, the estimated number of deaths of persons with AIDS in the United States and dependent areas was 20,000 (UNAIDS).