By the end of last year the number of Russians with HIV has exceeded 1 million people. It is reported by RBC with reference to a certificate, prepared by the Federal research and methodological center for prevention and control of AIDS epidemiology.
“By the end of 2018, the country’s population of 1 007 369 Russians diagnosed with HIV infection, 318 870 excluding deceased patients”, the document States.
According to the center, at the end of December died on 24% of all registered HIV infected Russians. The main reason for tuberculosis.
HIV cases were reported in all regions. Among the leaders of the rating: Kemerovo, Irkutsk, Sverdlovsk, Samara and Orenburg region, where for every 100 thousand of the population was 1,8— 1.3 thousand people with HIV.
Help in the third quarter of 2018, stipulated that the number of Russians with HIV is 998 37 thousand people.
The news is updated.
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