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Updated September 2006
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HIV/AIDS in Turkey
Population, 201376,100,000
People living with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Children with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Adult HIV prevalence (%), 2012nd
AIDS deaths, 2012nd
nd = No data
Source: Population Reference Bureau & UNAIDS
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HIV/AIDS-Specific Country Profiles
UNAIDS Country Profile
A brief summary of national socioeconomic conditions in the context of the HIV epidemic, and information (where available) on UNAIDS' country-level activities.
UNGASS 2008 Country Progress Report
Reports progress made in implementing the UN Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS. The report includes summary indicator data through the end of 2007. [PDF, 150K]
UNAIDS/WHO Epidemiological Fact Sheet
Statistics on the prevalence and incidence of HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted infections, and discussion of knowledge and behaviors related to HIV transmission. 2008. [PDF, 858K]
Global Fund Country Programs
Discussion of the national epidemic and description of HIV/AIDS projects supported by the Global Fund, including funding details, planned activities, and expected results.
Health and Development Profiles
CIA World Factbook
Extensive data over a range of fields, including geography, population, government, the economy, the military, and communications.
Facts About Adolescents From the Demographic and Health Survey: Statistical Tables for Program Planning - Turkey 1993
Population Council, 2002. [PDF, 409K]
Population Reference Bureau Country Profile
Key demographic, health, and development indicators, selected reports and articles, and links.
UNICEF Country Tables
Statistics in the areas of population, mortality, general and reproductive health, and education.
WHO Country Profile
Links to tables containing general health indicators, country profiles on specific diseases, and selected health-related documents. Also in Spanish and French.
Policy Reports and Papers
Vulnerability Assessment of People Living with HIV (PLHIV) in Turkey
Sociological Association, Ankara, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), November 2007. [PDF, 1.08MB]
Surveys and Assessments
Turkey Demographic and Health Survey 1998
USAID, UNICEF, CDC, UNAIDS, WHO, US Census Bureau, Family Health International, MEASURE Evaluation, The Synergy Project, and MEASURE DHS+, HIV/AIDS Survey Indicators Database, 1998.
Provider Education and Training
HIV and AIDS Terminology Guide and Glossary
English with Arabic translations. UNICEF, UNAIDS. [PDF, 1.3MB]
National Organizations
Ministry of Health, Turkey
AIDS Research and Treatment Centre, Hacettepe University
Turkish-language site. Includes information on the University's AIDS Prevention Society. English version requires language pack installation.
Association for the Fight Against AIDS
A Turkish-language site with information on HIV/AIDS testing and care services in Turkey. English version requires language pack installation.
Family Planning Association of Turkey
Turkish-language site details services. English version requires language pack installation.
Human Resource Development Foundation
Promotes reproductive health and family planning education, information, training and services. Aims to prevent HIV/AIDS by strengthening STI Services in Turkey.
HIV/AIDS Web Sites
Living with HIV in Eastern Europe and the CIS
Offers country reports and information for people living with HIV in the Eastern European region, specifically the countries of Turkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, and Georgia.