hiv and aids in sub sahara africa

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Where is sub Sahara Africa

This is sub Sahara Africa In the green

Facts

  • 91 percent of the worlds children that are HIV positive live in Africa
  • The number of HIV positive people in Africa receiving treatment in 2012 was over seven times the number receiving treatment in 2005
  • Southern Africa is the worst affected region on the continent
  • The number of new HIV infections in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2011 was 25 percent less than the number in 2001
  • About 24 million people in sub Sahara Africa are living with HIV and aids
  • About 1in 3 adults are affected with HIV and aids in Some African countries
  • HIV has infected at least 10 percent of the population in Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe
  • When family members get sick with HIV or other sicknesses, family members often end up selling most of their belongings in order to provide health care for the individual

this is the ribbin for hiv and aids