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Updated March 2007
HIV/AIDS-Specific Country Profiles
Health and Development Profiles
Surveys and Assessments
Policy Reports and Papers
Journal Articles
Provider Education and Training
International Organizations
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HIV/AIDS in Madagascar
Population, 201322,500,000
People living with HIV/AIDS, 201259,000
Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 201223,000
Children with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Adult HIV prevalence (%), 20120.5
AIDS deaths, 20126,200
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. In French. [PDF, 176K]
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, 899K]
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.
USAID HIV/AIDS Country Profile
A description of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in selected countries, the national response, and USAID programs and support. [PDF, 89K]
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
Determinants of HIV Knowledge and Condom Use among Women in Madagascar: An Analysis Using Matched Household and Community Data
Peter Glick, Josée Randriamamonjy , David E. Sahn. USAID. June 2008. [PDF, 263K]
Madagascar Demographic and Health Survey 2003-2004: Key Findings
Institut National de la Statistique (INSTAT) [Madagascar] and ORC Macro, March 2005. [PDF, 1.1MB]
Policy Reports and Papers
Politique Nationale sur les conseils et test volontaire de l'infection à VIH à Madagascar
Ministère de la Santé et du Planning Familial, Le Programme de Lutte contre les IST/VIH/SIDA, January 2005.
Estimating the Cost and Effectiveness of Different STI Management Strategies for Sex Workers in Madagascar
Horizons Research Summary, May 2003. [PDF, 946K]
Plan Stratégique National de lutte contre le VIH/Sida: 2001-2006
Comité National de lutte contre le VIH/Sida (CNLS), October 2002.
Journal Articles
Randomised controlled trial of alternative male and female condom promotion strategies targeting sex workers in Madagascar
Hoke TH, Feldblum PJ, Damme KV, Nasution MD, Grey TW, Wong EL et al. Sex Transm Infect. 2007 Oct;83(6):448-53. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
Determinants of Condom Use among Youth in Madagascar
Meekers D, Silva M, Klein M. J Biosoc Sci. 2006 May;38(3):365-80.
Provider Education and Training
Au-delà de la Sensibilisation: Une série d'outils pour la facilitation de discussions participatives sur les IST curables et le VIH/SIDA
Madagascar HIV/AIDS Alliance, January 2004.
International Organizations
Eastern African National Network of AIDS Service Organisations (EANNASO)
Regional umbrella network of HIV and AIDS service organisations covering 14 countries in Eastern Africa focused on strengthening network capacities and improving national responses to HIV/AIDS.
Family Health International (FHI)
FHI develops behavioral and clinical HIV/AIDS prevention interventions, and publishes related studies. Site features Madagascar program overview.
USAID Global Health Response Plan
A description of USAID's strategies and activities aimed at lowering HIV prevalence in selected countries.