Life expectancy, HIV, AIDS Philippines

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

Life Expectancy, HIV and AIDS statistics Philippines (compared to Western Pacific)

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 Philippines also the development of HIV and AIDS in Philippines 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 Western Pacific and other continents.

Average life expectancy Philippines

One important indicator of the status of health in Philippines is the overall average life expectancy in Philippines. The latest WHO information shows that in 2009 the average life expectation in Philippines was 70. The average life expectancy for woman was 73, while men had a life expectancy of 67 in Philippines. The average life expectancy in Western Pacific region was 75 years. This is 5 years higher than the average life expectancy in Philippines. In 2000 the average life expectancy in Philippines was 69 years, compared to 72 years in Western Pacific.

HIV and AIDS Philippines.

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Graph number of people with HIV in Philippines


Number of deaths AIDS Philippines

A sad but important statistic to understand the development of HIV in Philippines is the number of deaths from to HIV/AIDS. For 2009 the estimate is less than 200 people died due to AIDS. It is estimated that 26 children below 5 years died due to AIDS in Philippines in 2009.

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


HIV and AIDS Philippines

The table below shows HIV and AIDS indicators from 2001 to 2009 in Philippines. 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 8,700 NA <200 26
2008 6,800 NA <200 21
2007 5,500 NA <200 17
2006 4,400 NA <200 14
2005 3,600 NA <200 12
2004 2,900 NA <200 9
2003 2,400 NA <100 8
2002 2,000 NA <100 8
2001 1,700 NA <100 5

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