Overview

In 2016, Guinea had 8300 (6200 - 11 000) new HIV infections and 5800 (4600 - 7100) AIDS-related deaths. There were 120 000 (100 000 - 150 000) people living with HIV in 2016, among whom 35% (25% - 43%) were accessing antiretroviral therapy. Among pregnant women living with HIV, 43% (32% - 53%) were accessing treatment or prophylaxis to prevent transmission of HIV to their children. An estimated 1300 (<1000 - 1800) children were newly infected with HIV due to mother-to-child transmission.

The key populations most affected by HIV in Guinea are:

  • Sex workers, with an HIV prevalence of 14.2%.
  • Gay men and other men who have sex with men, with an HIV prevalence of 56.6%.
  • Prisoners, with an HIV prevalence of 8.5%.

811彩票开户Since 2010, new HIV infections have increased by 11% and AIDS-related deaths have decreased by 7%.  


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Data
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1 April 2016
Strengthening the health system and HIV response in Guinea
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29 January 2015
Towards a programme to support Ebola survivors
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22 September 2014
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Contact

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Name: 
Dado SY KAGNASSY
Role: 
UNAIDS Country Director
Phone: 
+25321341289
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