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Philippine HIV and AIDS Registry: June 2013 Report

The Philippine HIV and AIDS Registry of the Department of Health, National Epidemiology Center has just released its June 2013 Report.

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31st July 2013 05:21

Alessia Valenza | ILGA Asia

 From the report, there are 431 new cases of HIV, whoch is 46% higher compared to last year’s report.  Ninety-five percent of the cases were males.  The 20-29 age group had the most number of cases. Still, males having sex with males were the predominant type of sexual transmission with 88% of the cases. The bulk of the cases came from the National Capital Region (NCR), REgion 7) and Region 4A. 

 

See the full report at http://doh.gov.ph/sites/default/files/NEC_HIV_June-AIDSreg2013.pdf or download the attachment at the foot of this page.