South Africa is the top country by children living with HIV in the world. As of 2017, children living with HIV in South Africa was 280,000 that accounts for 15.44 % of the world's children living with HIV. The top 5 countries (others are Nigeria, Mozambique, the United Republic of Tanzania, and Kenya) account for 49.62 % of it. The world's total children living with HIV was estimated at 1.81 million in 2017.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Children living with HIV refers to the number of children ages 0-14 who are infected with HIV.