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Updated July 2009
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HIV/AIDS in Chad
Population, 2013200,000
People living with HIV/AIDS, 2012210,000
Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 2012100,000
Children with HIV/AIDS, 201234,000
Adult HIV prevalence (%), 20122.7
AIDS deaths, 201214,000
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, 241K]
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, 922K]
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.
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.
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
Chad Demographic and Health Survey 2004
Institut National de la Statistique, des Études Économiques et Démographiques, September 2005. [PDF, 3.7MB] In French.
Policy Reports and Papers
Nutrition Care and Support of People Living with HIV in Countries in Francophone Africa: Progress, Experience, and Lessons Learned
Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance (FANTA-2), UNICEF, USAID, March 2009. [PDF, 674K] In French.
Plan National Multisectoriel de Lutte contre le VIH/SIDA et les IST 2006-2008
Programme National de Lutte contre le SIDA, Republic of Chad, January 2006. [PDF, 1.60MB] In French.
Journal Articles
High frequency of antiretroviral drug resistance among HIV-infected adults receiving first-line highly active antiretroviral therapy in N'Djamena, Chad.
Koyalta D, Charpentier C, Beassamda J, et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Jul 1;49(1):155-9.
Evaluation of transmitted HIV drug resistance among recently-infected antenatal clinic attendees in four Central African countries.
Aghokeng AF, Vergne L, Mpoudi-Ngole E, et al. Antivir Ther. 2009;14(3):401-11.
Costs attributable to AIDS at household level in Chad.
Wyss K, Hutton G, N'Diekhor Y. AIDS Care. 2004 Oct;16(7):808-16.
Patient and Community Education
Les bases por comprendre le VIH/sida
AIDES, June 2009. [PDF, 1.07MB] In French.
National Organizations
Government of Chad
International Organizations
HIV in Humitarian Emergencies
Provides AIDS information for emergency-affected populations.