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HIV/AIDS in Cambodia
Population, 201314,400,000
People living with HIV/AIDS, 201276,000
Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 201239,000
Children with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Adult HIV prevalence (%), 20120.8
AIDS deaths, 20122,700
nd = No data
Source: Population Reference Bureau & UNAIDS
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HIV/AIDS-Specific Country Profiles
PEPFAR Country Profile
A summary of the activities of the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in selected countries.
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, 1MB]
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, 1 MB]
Statistics on the prevalence and incidence of HIV/AIDS in 2006 from MEASURE Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS). Macro International, Inc. 2007. [PDF, 214K].
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.
USAID HIV/AIDS Country Profile
A description of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in selected countries, the national response, and USAID programs and support. [PDF, 113K]
CDC Global AIDS Program Country Profile
An overview of the HIV/AIDS situation in selected countries, description of the CDC's Global AIDS Program response, contacts, and links.
WHO HIV/AIDS Treatment Scale-Up Summary Country Profile
A summary of current antiretroviral therapy coverage and resource requirements for scaling up treatment in countries receiving support under the WHO's "3 by 5" treatment initiative. 2005. [PDF, 215K]
HIV/AIDS in Cambodia
Lisa Garbus, Elliot Marseille. Country AIDS Policy Analysis Project, AIDS Policy Research Center, University of California San Francisco, August 2003.
Health and Development Profiles
CIA World Factbook
Extensive data over a range of fields, including geography, population, government, the economy, the military, and communications.
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.
Surveys and Assessments
Concurrent Sexual Partnerships and HIV Infection: Evidence from National Population-Based Surveys
Mishra V and Bignami-Van Assche S. Demographic and Health Surveys, UNAIDS, March 2009. [PDF, 576K]
Cambodia Demographic and Health Survey
National Institute of Public Health and National Institute of Statistics of Cambodia, ORC Macro, December 2006. [PDF, 5MB]
Behavioral Sentinel Survey (BSS) V: Sexual Behavior Among Urban Sentinel Groups, Cambodia 2001
Family Health International, August 2003. [PDF, 803K]
Cambodia Household Male Survey 2001
Heng Sopheab, Mun Phalkun, Hor Bun Leng, Seng Sut Wantha, Pamina M. Gorbach. Cambodia Coordinating Committee for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria, March 9, 2002.
Policy Reports and Papers
Preventing Prevention Trial Failures: A Case Study and Lessons for Future Trials from the 2004 Tenofovir Trial in Cambodia
Anna Forbes and Sanushka Mudaliar, Global Campaign for Microbicides, Program for Appropriate Technology in Health, 2009. [PDF, 373K]
HIV & AIDs and Mobility in South-East Asia: A Rapid Assessment
United Nations Regional Task Force on Mobility and HIV Vulnerability Reduction in South-East Asia and Southern Provinces of China (UNRTF). 2008. [PDF, 2.7MB]
A Situation and Reponse Analysis of HIV and AIDS in Cambodia
National AIDS Authority, 2007 update, March 2008. [PDF, 893K]
Report Card on HIV Prevention for Girls and Young Women
United Nations Population Fund and the International Planned Parenthood Federation, 2007. [PDF, 242K]
Implementing a Continuum of Care for PLHA in Asia and the Pacific: A Toolkit for Implementers
Family Health International, July 2007. [PDF, 1.7MB]
The Impact of AIDS on Older-Age Parents in Cambodia
Kiry Sovan Kim, John Knodel, Sina Puch, Zachary Zimmer. Population Studies Center, April 2006. [PDF, 933K]
National Strategic Plan for a Comprehensive and Multisectoral Response to HIV/AIDS: 2006-2010
National AIDS Authority, Cambodia. 2006. [PDF, 2.8MB]
Implementing a Continuum of Care for PLHA, Including ART in Moung Russey, Cambodia: Documentation of an Experience in a Resource Constrained Setting
Cambodian National Center for HIV/AIDS, Dermatology and STD, Family Health International, July 2004. [PDF, 355K]
Mainstreaming HIV Prevention in the Military: A Case Study from Cambodia
Tan Sokhey. Cambodia Ministry of National Defence, UNDP South East Asia HIV and Development Programme, May 2004. [PDF, 796K]
Cambodia HIV/AIDS Strategic Plan 2002-2005
USAID/Cambodia, March 2004. [PDF, 903K]
Men Who Have Sex with Men in Cambodia: HIV/AIDS Vulnerability, Stigma, and Discrimination
Kha Sovannara, Chris W. Ward. POLICY Project, USAID, January 2004. [PDF, 263K]
Men Who Have Sex with Men in Phnom Penh, Cambodia: Population Size and Sex Trade
Guy Morineau, Song Ngak, Phal Sophat. Family Health International, 2004.
Out of the Shadows: Male to Male Sexual Behaviour in Cambodia
Khmer HIV/AIDS NGO Alliance, International HIV/AIDS Alliance, September 2003. [PDF, 558K]
Controlling STI and HIV in Cambodia: The Success of Condom Promotion
WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific, Ministry of Health, Cambodia (NCHADS), 2001. [PDF, 466K]
Journal Articles
Distribution of HIV in Cambodia: findings from the first national population survey
Sopheab H, Saphonn V, Chhea C, Fylkesnes K. AIDS. 2009 Jul 17;23(11):1389-95.
Effectiveness of highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-positive children: evaluation at 12 months in a routine program in Cambodia
Janssens B, Raleigh B, Soeung S, Akao K, Te V, Gupta J, et al. Pediatrics 2007 Nov;120(5):e1134-40. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
Positive outcomes of HAART at 24 months in HIV-infected patients in Cambodia
Ferradini L, Laureillard D, Prak N, Ngeth C, Fernandez M, Pinoges L et al. AIDS 2007 Nov 12;21(17):2293-301. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
Program Management Materials
Pathways for Children: Guidelines for Communities Working with Orphans and Vulnerable Children
International HIV/AIDS Alliance, Khmer HIV/AIDS NGO Alliance, February 2005. In Khmer.
Patient and Community Education
Cambodia Self-Care Series
IMPACT/Cambodia, Family Health International's Asia-Pacific Division, n.d. Four illustrated books offering practical advice for people living with HIV and their caregivers.
National Organizations
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Dermatology, and STD
A project of the Cambodia Ministry of Health. Site contains publications in English and Khmer.
National Aids Authority
Government of Cambodia
Reproductive and Child Health Resource Center
In partnership with the Ministry of Health, RACHA provides child health, safe motherhood, birth spacing, STD/HIV/AIDS, infectious disease, and capacity building services. Site features pertinent online resources.
International Organizations
Ensemble pour une Solidarité Thérapeutique Hospitalière En Réseau (ESTHER)
Network facilitates the exchange of expertise and experience in treating HIV/AIDS by promoting partnerships between French hospitals and healthcare facilities in developing countries.
Family Health International (FHI)
Cambodia program overview: Includes a description of activities and links to many HIV/AIDS-related reports.
Médecins San Frontières (MSF)/ Doctors Without Borders
An international medical aid network that offers HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment services.
POLICY Project, Cambodia
POLICY promotes the design of comprehensive HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and support programs. Site features links to numerous reproductive health and HIV/AIDS publications.
HIV/AIDS Web Sites
South East Asia HIV and Development Publications
Publications and reports in Khmer from the United Nations Development Programme.