Status of the World AIDS Epidemic

See the table below for a summary of global AIDS data for 2011.

  Total Children under
15 years
People newly infected with HIV in 2011 2.5 million 330,000
Number of people living with HIV/AIDS 34.2 million 3.4 million
AIDS deaths in 2011 1.7 million 230,000
Source: World Health Organization, UNAIDS. Web: www.unaids.org.

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