Life expectancy, HIV, AIDS Djibouti

Insight in HIV, AIDS and general life expectancy in Djibouti.

Life Expectancy, HIV and AIDS statistics Djibouti (compared to Eastern Mediterranean)

Based on information from the World Health Organization, below you will find an overview of some important health indicators. Besides the overall life expectancy in Djibouti also the development of HIV and AIDS in Djibouti is shown. The indicators included are life expectancy at life expectancy at birth (years), age 60 (years), number of children under 15 living with HIV, number of deaths due to AIDS, number of people (all ages) living with HIV, number of under-five deaths from HIV/AIDS, prevalence of HIV among adults aged 15 to 49 (%). On this website we also provide information about life expectancy, HIV and AIDS for other countries in Eastern Mediterranean and other continents.

Average life expectancy Djibouti

One important indicator of the status of health in Djibouti is the overall average life expectancy in Djibouti. The latest WHO information shows that in 2009 the average life expectation in Djibouti was 60. The average life expectancy for woman was 62, while men had a life expectancy of 58 in Djibouti. The average life expectancy in Eastern Mediterranean region was 66 years. This is 6 years higher than the average life expectancy in Djibouti. In 2000 the average life expectancy in Djibouti was 58 years, compared to 64 years in Eastern Mediterranean.

HIV and AIDS Djibouti.

When looking specifically at HIV and AIDS in Djibouti one of the main statistics to look at is the number of people living with HIV. The estimated number of people with HIV in Djibouti is 14,000 in 2009. In 2009 the estimate is 1,000 people died from AIDS in Djibouti. The percentage of people between 15 and 49 years old with HIV is 2.5 percent in 2009. This means that on average per 40 people one person has HIV in Djibouti amongst people between 15 and 49 years old.

Graph number of people with HIV in Djibouti


Graph percentage of people with HIV between 15 and 49 in Djibouti


Number of deaths AIDS Djibouti

A sad but important statistic to understand the development of HIV in Djibouti is the number of deaths from to HIV/AIDS. For 2009 the estimate is 1,000 people died due to AIDS. It is estimated that 110 children below 5 years died due to AIDS in Djibouti in 2009.

Deaths due to HIV by year in Djibouti


Deaths children younger than 5 due to HIV by year in Djibouti


HIV and AIDS Djibouti

The table below shows HIV and AIDS indicators from 2001 to 2009 in Djibouti. Where data was not available the value is shown as "NA".

Year people with HIV % people with HIV between 15-49 HIV deaths by year HIV deaths children below 5 year
2009 14,000 2.5% 1,000 110
2008 14,000 2.6% 1,000 110
2007 13,000 2.6% <1000 120
2006 13,000 2.6% <1000 120
2005 13,000 2.7% <1000 120
2004 13,000 2.7% <1000 120
2003 13,000 2.8% <1000 120
2002 12,000 2.9% <1000 120
2001 12,000 2.9% <1000 120

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