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Table 3 Coverage of interventions in selected areas of HIV prevention in 2005

From: Increase coverage of HIV and AIDS services in Myanmar

  Number reached by services or HIV prevention programs* Estimated reference population** Coverage
Female Sex workers 25,500 40,000 64%
Injecting drug users 11,500 60,000 20%
Men who have sex with men 22,000 267,000 8%
HIV positive pregnant women 629 7,700 8%
In school youth 900,000 2,450,000 37%
PLHIV*** receiving ART via public sector + NGOs 5,790 67,000 9%
  1. Sources for reach and estimated populations:
  2. *National AIDS Programme: Response to HIV/AIDS in Myanmar: Progress Report 2005. Yangon; 2006.
  3. **Ministry of Health Myanmar: National Strategic Plan on HIV and AIDS: Operational Plan April 2006-March 2009. Yangon; 2006.
  4. ***PLHIV: People living with HIV.