The Americas HIV Summary 2017

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Region Statistics
(S. America)
Region Statistics
(N. America)
Brazil United States Colombia
(S. America)
 Region Statistics
(N. America)
 Region Statistics
Brazil United States Colombia
People Living With HIV 1,363,800 + 1,500,000 860,000 1,100,000 150,000
Overall Adult (15 – 49) HIV Prevalence 0.5% 0.6% 0.5%
New HIV Infections – Overall 69,700 + 70,000 48,000 38,500
New HIV Infections – Children (0–14) 1,800 ± Less than 1,000 124
Overall AIDS–related Deaths 25,200 ± 14,000 6,000 4,400
AIDS–related Deaths – Children (0–14) 1,800 ± Less than 1,000 Less than 200
Children Orphaned due to AIDS–relatated Deaths 226,700 + 96,000 53,000
Receiving Anti–Retroviral Treatment – Adults (15+) 64% 54%
Receiving Anti–Retroviral Treatment – Children (14 and Under) 45% 59%

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