Refugee Health

Latest Statistics

HIV/AIDS

Country of Origin # of Infections Total Arrivals %

LIBERIA

56
1255

4.46
RWANDA 6 140 4.29
HAITI 7
173 4.05
ETHIOPIA 20
1016 1.97
BURUNDI 13
920 1.41
CONGO 15
1139 1.32
SIERRA LEONE 3 238 1.26
KENYA 2
159 1.26
UZBEKISTAN 3
252 1.19
SUDAN 23 2225 1.03
BURMA 41 4270 0.96
ERITREA 6 727 0.83
COLOMBIA 1 159 0.63
TOGO 1 158 0.63
ALBANIA 1 253 0.40
CUBA 17 5297 0.32
LAOS 1 420 0.24
VIETNAM 13 7447 0.17
SOMALIA 8 4744 0.17
RUSSIA 3 2573 0.12
IRAQ 5 8484 0.06
AFGHANISTAN 1 1720 0.06
IRAN 1 1631 0.06
BOSNIA 1 6809 0.01
OTHER 14    
TOTALS 262  

A total of 262 men, women and children who arrived to Arizona through the Refugee Resettlement Program between 1980 and 2012 have been diagnosed with HIV.

The majority of HIV-infected individuals who have been resettled in Arizona through the Refugee Resettlement Program acquired the infection overseas.