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Updated March 2007
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Journal Articles
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HIV/AIDS in Niger
Population, 201316,900,000
People living with HIV/AIDS, 201246,000
Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 201220,000
Children with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Adult HIV prevalence (%), 20120.5
AIDS deaths, 20123,400
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, 542K]
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, 841K]
Statistics on the prevalence and incidence of HIV/AIDS in 2006 from MEASURE Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS). Macro International, Inc. 2007. In French. [PDF, 369K]
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.
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.
DHS HIV/AIDS Fact Sheet (French)
Demographic and Health Surveys, February 2007 [PDF, 369 KB]
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]
Improving Adherence to Cotrimoxazole for the Treatment of Childhood Pneumonia in Niger
The Quality Assurance Project, April 2003. [PDF, 1MB]
Reséau Afrique 2000: How AIDS Community-Based Organizations Are Fighting the Epidemic in Africa
AIDES, November 2001. [PDF, 2.9MB] See also French version. [PDF, 2.8MB]
Journal Articles
Assessment of Five Rapid Tests and Two Algorithms for the HIV Infection Diagnosis in Niger
Amadou A, Kouka N, Mahamane AE, Chanteau S. Bull Soc Pathol Exot. 2005 Apr;98(1):5-8.
HIV/AIDS Web Sites
Family Care International
Organization promotes women's reproductive health and rights through country-specific safe motherhood and adolescent sexual health programs.
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.