HIV/AIDS

Country profiles on HIV/AIDS

Viet Nam


HIV cases have been reported nationwide in Viet Nam with an estimated HIV prevalence of 0.5% percent in the adult population in 2014. The epidemic is concentrated in key populations. The highest prevalence was observed among people who inject drugs followed by men having sex with men and sex workers.









Source:

All data from the databases below unless otherwise stated
AIDSInfo. Geneva: UNAIDS http://aidsinfo.unaids.org
Global AIDS response progress reporting [online database]. Geneva: https//aidsreportingtool.unaids.org/
Tuberculosis data [online database]. Geneva. World Health Organisation, 2015: http://www.who.int/tb/country/data/download/en/

Legend:
ARV = antiretroviral
ART = antiretroviral therapy
FSW = female sex workers
MSM = men who have sex with men
PMTCT = prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV
PLHIV = people living with HIV
PWID = people who inject drugs
VL = viral load