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 HIV infection cases (Year of diagnosis - No.)
Characteristic Description
Name HIV infection cases (Year of diagnosis - No.) by Sex; Annual
Regularity Annual
Source INSA, Morbility by HIV/AIDS
First available period 1983
Last available period 2017
Dimensions
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence
  • Sex
Concepts
  • HIV INFECTION:  Disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that consists on the infection of the cells of the immune system, destroying them or damaging their function, evolving slowly and progressing at different clinical stages.
  • HIV:  Retrovirus transmitted, directly or indirectly by infectious human source, through unprotected sexual contacts and contaminated blood, including blood transfusions or derived products among others.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations
Last update date 03/12/2018


information presented in 10/7/2020