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NO. OF NEW HIV INFECTIONS, AIDS CASES AND AIDS DEATHS BY GENDER PER YEAR REPORTED IN MALAYSIA

(From 1986 until December 2008)

 

YEAR

HIV INFECTION

AIDS CASES

AIDS DEATH

Male Female TOTAL Male Female TOTAL Male Female TOTAL
1986 3 0 3 1 0 1 1 0 1
1987 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988 7 2 9 2 0 2 2 0 2
1989 197 3 200 2 0 2 1 0 1
1990 769 9 778 18 0 18 10 0 10
1991 1741 53 1794 58 2 60 10 9 19
1992 2443 69 2512 70 3 73 44 2 46
1993 2441 66 2507 64 7 71 50 5 55
1994 3289 104 3393 98 7 105 74 6 80
1995 4037 161 4198 218 15 233 150 15 165
1996 4406 191 4597 327 20 347 259 12 271
1997 3727 197 3924 538 30 568 449 24 473
1998 4327 297 4624 818 57 875 655 34 689
1999 4312 380 4692 1114 86 1200 824 50 874
2000 4626 481 5107 1071 97 1168 825 57 882
2001 5472 466 5938 1188 114 1302 900 75 975
2002 6349 629 6978 1068 125 1193 823 64 887
2003 6083 673 6754 939 137 1076 633 67 700
2004 5731 696 6427 1002 146 1148 951 114 1065
2005 5383 737 6120 1044 177 1221 882 102 984
2006 4955 875 5830 1620 222 1842 896 80 976
2007 3804 745 4549 937 193 1130 1048 131 1179
2008 2988 704 3692 795 146 941 786 114 900
TOTAL 77,092 7,538 84,630 12,992 1,548 14,576 10,273 961 11,234

 

TOTAL NUMBER OF HIV/AIDS CASES AND RELATED DEATHS REPORTED IN MALAYSIA

(From 1986 Until DECEMBER 2007)

 

  Factor Classification HIV Infection AIDS Cases

Sex / Gender

 

 

Male

74,104 12,197

Female

6,834 1,438

TOTAL

80,938 13,635

Age Groups

 

 

 

< 2 years

232 66

2 - 12 years

532 132

13 - 19 years

1,140 232

20 - 29 years

27,955 2,649

30 - 39 years

34,770 5,945

40 - 49 years

12,580 3,279

> 50 years

2,895 1,177

No Data

834 155

TOTAL

80,938 13,635

Ethnic Groups

 

 

 

Malay

58,267 7,986

Chinese

11,886 3,656

Indian

6,532 1,068

Bumiputra Sarawak

338 166

Bumiputra Sabah

432 159

Original

39 0

Others in Peninsular

528 131

Foreigner

2,722 456

No Information

194 13

TOTAL

80,938 13,635

Transmission Based On

Risk Factor

 

 

 

IDU

58,135 7,582

Needle prick

0 0

Blood receiver

29 19

Organ receiver

3 3

Homo/Bisexual

1,472 421

Heterosexual

13,038 4,030

Mother to child (vertical)

692 175

No Information

7,569 1,405

TOTAL

80,938 13,635

Sector / Occupation

 

 

 

 

 

Unemployed

14,403 3,775

Government staff

548 158

Student

205 48

Uniformed bodies

647 138

Fisherman

3,098 389

Factory worker / Industry

3,830 606

Private sector staff

2,796 831

Sex worker

482 58

Housewives

2,438 497

Long distance driver

1,955 343

Others

25,866 3,674

Odd Jobs

24,670 3,118

TOTAL

80,938 13,635

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Source: AIDS/STI Unit, Ministry of Health Malaysia

Prepare by: Resource Center. Malaysian AIDS Council (MAC)

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