MARCH 2016, HIV AIDS REGISTRY OF THE PHILIPPINES

05.02.2016

Courtesy of our friends from the Epidemiology Bureau, Department of Health:

EB_HIV_Mar-AIDSreg2016

Here are some highlights:

  • 736 new cases for March, 2016 with 80 AIDS Cases, a majority of those who were diagnosed were in the asymptomatic stage
  • 408/736 came from the 25-34 year old range with one case noted below 15 yrs. old
  • 7 pregnant women were diagnosed in March, 2016
  • 26 reported deaths
  • 284/736 came  from NCR, 94 from Region 4A
  • 686/736 came from sexual contact-mode of transmission, 245 of which reported bisexual contact
  • 48 OFWs were reported. Also, 90/736 were engaged in transactional sex
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