Table 1

Incident HIV infections by modes of transmission in five sub-Saharan Africa countries

% share of modes of HIV transmission in five countries


Uganda (2008)

Kenya (2006)

Zambia (2008)

Swaziland (2008)

Lesotho (2008)


Injecting drug users (IDUs)

0.28

4.84

0

1.1

0

Partners of IDU

0.01

0.2

0

0.1

0

Sex workers (SW)

0.91

1.25

0.75

3

0.47

SW clients

7.83

10.48

4.04

4.7

0.59

Partners of SW clients

1.81

1.1

1.81

2.6

1.68

Men who have sex with men (MSM)

0.61

4.49

0.99

3.6

2.89

Female partners of MSM

0.1

0.64

0.05

0.5

0.5

Multiple partnerships (MP)

23.73

18.31

33.96

13.4

31.04

Partners' MP (PMP)

21.76

27.74

37.03

20.8

27.45

Mutually monogamous heterosexual sex

42.89

30.14

21.19

49.8

35.15

Medical injections

0.06

0.55

0.17

0.01

0.04

Blood transfusions

0

0.24

0.02

0.02

0


Bold text indicates sexual transmission [61,78-81].

Wamai et al. Journal of the International AIDS Society 2011 14:49   doi:10.1186/1758-2652-14-49

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