|People living with HIV/AIDS, 2012||72,000|
|Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 2012||37,000|
|Children with HIV/AIDS, 2012||9,100|
|Adult HIV prevalence (%), 2012||1.1|
|AIDS deaths, 2012||3,100|
nd = No data
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| HIV/AIDS-Specific Country Profiles|
|USAID HIV/AIDS Health Profile|
USAID activities in Benin include campaigns promoting delay of sexual debut among adolescents, sexual abstinence, and fidelity, and programs to increase condom use through social marketing. USAID also supports efforts to improve epidemiological surveillance; reinforce prevention and case management of sexually transmitted infections through training and supervision; and implement targeted educational programs for at-risk groups. [PDF, 101K]
|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, 700K]
|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, 1MB]
|DHS HIV/AIDS Fact Sheet|
Statistics on the prevalence and incidence of HIV/AIDS in 2006 from MEASURE Demographic
and Health Surveys (DHS). Macro International, Inc. 2007. [PDF, 371K]. Also available in French.
|IRIN Country Profile|
Contact information for national HIV/AIDS organizations, selected indicators,
antiretroviral treatment statistics, and an epidemiological fact sheet from the United Nation's Integrated Regional Information Networks.
|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.
|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|
|Benin Demographic and Health Survey 2006|
Institut National de la Statistique et de l'Analyse Économique (INSAE) Avec la collaboration du Programme National de Lutte contre le Sida (PNLS) Cotonou, Benin, Macro International Inc., November 2007. [PDF, 4.1MB] In French.
| Policy Reports and Papers|
|The Economic Impact of AIDS in Benin|
Lori Bollinger, John Stover, and Louis-Jacques Martin-Correa The Futures Group International
in collaboration with: Research Triangle Institute (RTI) and the Centre for Development and Population Activities (CEDPA), September 1999. [PDF, 200K]
| Journal Articles|
| Patient and Community Education|
| National Organizations|
| International Organizations|
| HIV/AIDS Web Sites|
| Journalists Against AIDS (JAAIDS) Nigeria|
An award-winning media-based HIV/AIDS advocacy NGO for countries in West Africa. Site features AIDS bulletin, epidemiological analysis, numerous related reports, and an online discussion forum.