Regional Information – Caribbean 2019

HIV & AIDS Estimates
 
Adults and children living with HIV330 000 [270 000 - 400 000]
Adults aged 15 and over living with HIV320 000 [260 000 - 390 000]
Women aged 15 and over living with HIV150 000 [130 000 - 180 000]
Men aged 15 and over living with HIV160 000 [130 000 - 210 000]
Children aged 0 to 14 living with HIV11 000 [8600 - 14 000]
Adult aged 15 to 49 HIV prevalence rate1.1 [0.9 - 1.4]
Women aged 15 to 49 HIV prevalence rate1.1 [0.9 - 1.4]
Men aged 15 to 49 HIV prevalence rate1.1 [0.9 - 1.5]
HIV prevalence among young women0.4 [0.3 - 0.7]
HIV prevalence among young men0.3 [0.2 - 0.5]
Adults and children newly infected with HIV13 000 [8700 - 19 000]
Adults aged 15 and over newly infected with HIV12 000 [8000 - 17 000]
Women aged 15 and over newly infected with HIV4700 [3300 - 6600]
Men aged 15 and over newly infected with HIV7300 [4600 - 11 000]
Children aged 0 to 14 newly infected with HIV<1000 [<1000 - 1500]
HIV incidence per 1000 population (adults 15-49)0.54 [0.37 - 0.75]
HIV incidence per 1000 population (all ages)0.33 [0.22 - 0.47]
Adult and child deaths due to AIDS6900 [4900 - 10 000]
Deaths due to AIDS among adults aged 15 and over6200 [4400 - 9200]
Deaths due to AIDS among women aged 15 and over2400 [1700 - 3400]
Deaths due to AIDS among men aged 15 and over3800 [2600 - 5900]
Deaths due to AIDS among children aged 0 to 14 <1000 [<500 - 1100]
Orphans due to AIDS aged 0 to 17150 000 [120 000 - 190 000]

Epidemic transition metrics
 
Percent change in new HIV infections since 2010-29
Percent change in AIDS-related deaths since 2010-37
Incidence:prevalence ratio3.93
Incidence:mortality ratio1.46

HIV testing and treatment cascade
 
People living with HIV330 000 [270 000 - 400 000]
People living with HIV who know their status250 000
Percent of people living with HIV who know their status77 [63 - 95]
People living with HIV who are on ART210 000
Percent of people living with HIV who are on ART63 [49 - 77]
People living with HIV who have suppressed viral loads170 000
Percent of people living with HIV who have suppressed viral loads50 [41 - 61]

HIV resource availability
 
Total HIV resource availability forlow- and middle-income countries (in constant 2016 USD million)256.00
From domestic sources (public and private)
From the United States (bilateral)139.00
From the Global Fund41.00
From other international sources4.00

TB and HIV
 
Estimated TB-related deaths among people living with HIV1200 [<1000 - 1500]

UNAIDS, 2020 Estimates