South Africa is the top country by adults living with HIV in the world. As of 2017, adults living with HIV in South Africa was 6.9 million persons that accounts for 21.39 % of the world's adults living with HIV. The top 5 countries (others are Nigeria, India, Mozambique, and Kenya) account for 47.44 % of it. The world's total adults living with HIV was estimated at 32.3 million persons in 2017.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Adults living with HIV refers to the number of people ages 15-49 who are infected with HIV.