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Updated July 2009
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HIV/AIDS in Liberia
Population, 20134,400,000
People living with HIV/AIDS, 201222,000
Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 201211,000
Children with HIV/AIDS, 20123,700
Adult HIV prevalence (%), 20120.9
AIDS deaths, 20121,700
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/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 912K]
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
LIberia Demographic and Health Survey 2007
Liberia Institute of Statistics and Geo-Information Service (LISGIS), National AIDS Control Program, Liberia Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Macro International Inc., June 2008. [PDF, 2.62MB] See also HIV fact sheet.
Policy Reports and Papers
West Africa HIV/AIDS Epidemiology and Response Synthesis: Implications for Prevention
Global HIV/AIDS Program, World Bank, 2008. [PDF, 2.52MB]
Journal Articles
Strengthening the HIV/AIDS Service Delivery System in Liberia: An International Research Capacity-Building Strategy
Johnson K, Kennedy SB, Harris AO, Lincoln A, Neace W, Collins D. J Eval Clin Pract. 2005 Jun;11(3):257-73.
National Organizations
Ministry of Health and Social Welfare
National AIDS Commission
International Organizations
United Nations Development Programme
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.