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Patron of Lhak-Sam (BNP+) - Her Majesty the Gyelyum Sangay Choden Wangchuck



HIV case trend in Bhutan from 1993-2014

Current HIV Status in Bhutan

Index Figures
People Living with HIV currently 403 (M-204, F-199)
UNAIDS estimate of PLHIV in Bhutan 1100
Number of deaths till present 77
Number of PLHIVs receiving ART 184
Number of PLHIVs receiving ART 184
Number of PLHIVs by occupational background (top five) Housewives - 89, Farmers - 69, Private/Business - 61, Drivers - 40, Armed forces - 33
Number of PLHIVs in each age group (top three) [30-39 years] - 132, [25-29 years] - 112, [20-24 years] - 62
Number of PLHIVs - Mode of Transmission Sexual Route - 367, Mother to Child - 30, Intravenous Drug use (probable) - 3, Blood Transfusion (outside country?)- 3
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