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Updated July 2009
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Policy Reports and Papers
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HIV/AIDS in Philippines
Population, 201396,200,000
People living with HIV/AIDS, 201215,000
Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 20122,200
Children with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Adult HIV prevalence (%), 2012<0.1
AIDS deaths, 2012<500
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.
UNAIDS 2006 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 2006. [PDF, 335K]
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, 883K]
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, 116K]
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
Assessment of the Philippines National HIV/AIDS Sentinel Surveillance System
USAID, January 2005. [PDF, 362K]
Philippines Demographic and Health Survey 2003
National Statistics Office and Macro International Inc. October 2004.
RTI/STI Prevalence in Selected Sites in the Philippines
Philippines Department of Health, Family Health International, 2002. [PDF, 670K]
Male Sexual Risk Behavior and HIV/AIDS: A Survey in Three Philippine Cities
Pilar Ramos-Jimenez, Romeo B. Lee. De La Salle University, Family Health International, 2000. [PDF, 704K]
Policy Reports and Papers
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]
HIV Vulnerabilities Faced by Women Migrants: from Asia to the Arab States
UNDP Regional Centre in Colombo. October 2008. [PDF, 2MB]
Report Card on HIV Prevention for Girls and Young Women
United Nations Population Fund and the International Planned Parenthood Federation, 2007. [PDF, 345K]
Journal Articles
Impact of a Social Influence Intervention on Condom Use and Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Establishment-Based Female Sex Workers in the Philippines: A Multilevel Analysis
Morisky DE, Stein JA, Chiao C, Ksobiech K, Malow R. Health Psychol. 2006 Sep;25(5):595-603. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
National Organizations
The Philippine National AIDS Council
Department of Health resource with national health statistics and links to publications, organizations, and policies.
AIDS Society of the Philippines
Promotes activities directed towards HIV/AIDS prevention. Members include representatives of the government, NGOs, and the private sector.
International Organizations
Family Health International (FHI)
Philippines program overview. Includes a description of activities and links to many HIV/AIDS-related reports.
USAID Global Health Response Plan
A description of USAID's strategies and activities aimed at lowering HIV prevalence in selected countries.
HIV/AIDS Web Sites
Health Action Information Network (HAIN)
Working with local CBOs, this nongovernmental organization conducts health education and research.
Remedios AIDS Foundation
Organization provides sexual and reproductive health information and services to HIV/AIDS-affected communities. Site details projects, national HIV/AIDS statistics, and related legislation.