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Table 2 Current paediatric HIV case rate in sub-Saharan African (SSA) Global Plan priority countries

From: What will it take for the Global Plan priority countries in Sub-Saharan Africa to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV?

  Total Births Male+Female Mothers needing PMTCT % PMTCT coverage (Effective regimen 2010-2017) %MTCT rate at 6 weeks Final %MTCT rate including breastfeeding period New HIV infections (0-14) Paediatric HIV  case rate (new paediatric HIV infections/births * 100,000) % change in new infections 2010 to 2017
Angola 1200000 21000 (15000-26000) 34 (24-42) 14.7 (13.3-16.2) 26.1 (24.4-27.8) 5500 (3700-7100) 455 18%
Botswana 50000 12000 (11000-14000) 90 (79-100) 2.8 (1.6-3.8) 5.0 (3.4-6.3) 610 (360-850) 1,214 -27%
Burundi 460000 4900 (3600-6100) 85 (61-105) 6.3 (4.4-8.6) 13.9 (10.9-17.6) 690 (400-1100) 150 -44%
Cameroon 840000 30000 (23000-36000) 77 (60-93) 8.7 (5.9-10.9) 15.1 (11.2-17.9) 4500 (2600-6300) 538 -36%
Chad 630000 7500 (5700-9200) 68 (52-83) 9.8 (6.5-11.8) 17.9 (13.1-20.5) 1300 (780-1900) 213 -32%
Cote dIvoire 870000 25000 (16000-36000) 70 (45-103) 7.8 (5.0-11.2) 15.5 (9.2-20.5) 3800 (1500-7500) 442 -43%
Democratic Republic of the Congo 3600000 23000 (17000-29000) 59 (44-74) 11.7 (7.2-14.5) 20.4 (14.2-24.0) 4800 (2500-7100) 134 -51%
Eswatini 30000 10000 (8700-11000) 90 (76-99) 2.7 (1.6-4.3) 8.3 (6.6-10.3) 850 (600-1200) 2,841 -54%
Ethiopia 3200000 26000 (17000-34000) 59 (39-78) 11.3 (7.2-16.3) 21.2 (14.9-26.3) 5500 (2600-8800) 172 -43%
Ghana 870000 18000 (14000-22000) 66 (49-79) 10.5 (7.1-12.6) 18.7 (14.7-21.3) 3400 (2000-4700) 391 -31%
Kenya 1400000 69000 (53000-83000) 76 (58-92) 6.4 (4.1-9.1) 11.5 (8.5-15.4) 8000 (4600-13000) 573 -41%
Lesotho 53000 12000 (10000-14000) 90 (76-99) 4.6 (4.1-5.2) 11.3 (1.03-12.3) 1400 (1200-1600) 2,633 -35%
Malawi 640000 55000 (45000-62000) 92 (75-105) 3.0 (1.4-4.2) 8.9 (6.6-11.0) 4900 (3000-6700) 758 -61%
Mozambique 1200000 120000 (91000-160000) 86 (64-109) 6.8 (4.4-9.9) 14.4 (11.1-17.6) 18000 (10000-27000) 1,447 -44%
Namibia 68000 10000 (8100-11000) 124 (101-139) 1.7 (1.5-1.8) 6.0 (5.4-6.7) 600 (510-680) 878 -52%
Nigeria
 South Africa 1200000 250000 (190000-300000) 106 (82-125) 1.7 (1.6-3.5) 5.3 (4.7-7.1) 13000 (11000-22000) 1,146 -49%
 Uganda 1600000 95000 (77000-110000) 112 (90-126) 4.2 (3.4-4.8) 7.9 (6.9-8.8) 7600 (6400-8600) 466 -57%
 United Republic of Tanzania 1800000 94000 (75000-110000) 85 (68-99) 5.9 (3.8-7.8) 12.2 (9.3-14.4) 11000 (7200-15000) 629 -27%
 Zambia 640000 71000 (60000-79000) 92 (78-103) 3.9 (3.3-4.4) 10.3 (8.6-11.9) 7300 (5400-9300) 1,137 -22%
 Zimbabwe 510000 63000 (51000-73000) 96 (77-109) 2.4 (1.9-2.8) 6.7 (4.6-8.8) 4300 (2400-6300) 837 -64%
  1. Calculated transmission rates, case rate and % change are based on unrounded numbers.
  2. Source: UNAIDS 2018 estimates: Mary Mahy. Available at www.aidsinfo.unaids.org *refers to multiplied by