In 2017, 940,000 people died of AIDS-related illnesses. This number has reduced by more than 51% (1.9 million) since the peak in 2004 and 1.4 million in 2010. 2 The vast majority of people living with HIV are located in low- and middle- income countries, with an estimated 66% living in sub-Saharan Africa.
May 09, 2018 · AIDS.gov reports that 36.7 million people worldwide are living with HIV, and 35 million have died since 1981. Additionally, the majority of people with Author: David Heitz.
The annual number of new HIV diagnoses a has remained stable in recent years in the United States (US) and dependent areas. b However, annual new diagnoses have increased among some groups.. HIV Diagnoses. In 2017, 38,739 people received an HIV diagnosis in the US. The annual number of new HIV diagnoses remained stable between 2012 and 2016.
An explanation of the statistics of HIV and AIDS. This is basic information on HIV statistics and surveillance. The South has the highest number of people living with HIV, but if population size is taken into account, the Northeast has the highest rate of people living with HIV. (Rates are the number of cases of disease per 100,000 people.