Key figures on the global HIV/AIDS epidemic 2018

This statistic describes some of the key figures on the global HIV/AIDS epidemic as of 2018. For 2018, it was estimated that there was a total of 37.9 million people living with HIV/AIDS around the world. Around 23.3 million of these people had access to antiretroviral therapy treatment.

Key figures on the global HIV/AIDS epidemic as of 2018

Number in millions
People living with HIV
(total number)
37.9
People on HIV treatment (ART)23.3
New HIV infections1.7
Number of AIDS-related deaths0.77
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Source

Release date

July 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2018

Supplementary notes

All figures are estimates.
* Under WHO 2013 guidelines. ART = anti-retroviral therapy.
** Includes countries classified as low- and middle-income level per the World Bank 2013 classification.

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