Brief report regarding new HIV cases in NeLP countries in 2013 - Cyprus

Estimation of total number of people living with HIV: no data available

Data for 2013

  • Number of people known to be living with HIV: 300
  • Number of new HIV infections: 48 (data from 2012)
    • % Associated with mother to child transmission (MTCT): 0%
    • % Associated with heterosexual exposure: 8 (is this % or cases)?
    • % Associated with people who inject drugs (PWID): no data available
    • % Associated with gay men and other MSM: 40(% or cases)?
    • % Other/not known: -
    • % Late presenters:-
    • Number of new AIDS cases: 4
    • Gender: Male 30, Female 3
    • Cases of death in AIDS patients: 3
  • Main route of transmission: sexual transmission
  • Number of people tested in the latest year reported: about 100

Anything else to add about new diagnoses?; Was there more or less diagnoses than usual?; Any trends? Were there any new locations or clusters?: In January 2014 we had 9 new incidents between the ages of 19 and 25.

Sources for this information:  Ministry of Health