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Updated September 2006
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HIV/AIDS in Germany
Population, 201380,600,000
People living with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Women (aged 15+) with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Children with HIV/AIDS, 2012nd
Adult HIV prevalence (%), 2012nd
AIDS deaths, 2012nd
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, 94K]
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, 553K]
Health and Development Profiles
CIA World Factbook
Extensive data over a range of fields, including geography, population, government, the economy, the military, and communications.
HIV-Infektionen und AIDS-Erkrankungen in Deutschland
Epidemiologisches Bulletin, a comprehensive epidemiological profile of HIV/AIDS in Germany as of November 23, 2007 compiled and published by the Robert Koch-Institut in Berlin. Document in German. [PDF, 166 KB]
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.
Guidelines and Best Practices
HIV-Therapie in der Schwangerschaft: Optimierung der Transmissionsverhinderung bei Minimierung Unerwünschter Arztneimittelwirkungen
Grosch-Wörner, Brockmeyer NH, Ulrich M, Buchholz B, Beichert M, Grubert T, Gingelmaier A. Deutsche Ärzteblatt. 2002; 99(24):A-1674. Guidelines for ARV treatment during pregnancy.
Empfehlungen zur Antiretroviralen Therapie bei HIV-Infizierten Kindern
Niehues T, Wintergerst U, Funk U, Notheis G, Fürdie Konsensusgruppe der Pädiatrischen Arbeitsgemeinschaft Aids (PAAD). Springer-Verlag. 2001; 149:1372-1382. [PDF, 209K] ARV treatment guidelines for children. Original publication available on SpringerLink, an online database of medical journals.
Policy Reports and Papers
Newly Diagnosed HIV Infections Increase in Germany in 2002
Robert Fieldhouse, International HIV/AIDS Alliance, April 2, 2003.
Surveys and Assessments
HIV/AIDS Surveillance in Europe 2007
WHO/Europe and European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC). 2008.
National Organizations
Ministry of Health, Germany
HIV/AIDS Web Sites
Deutsche AIDS-Hilfe e.V.
Founded in 1983 by gay men and a female nurse in Berlin, the Deutsche AIDS-Hilfe had as its mission to raise awareness and disseminate information, to support patients and to advocate against a feared renewal of homophobic repression. Since 1985, the DAH is the umbrella organization of about 120 regional affiliates. Includes information about HIV prevention and treatment, hepatitis and STIs. Site in German.