AIDS Statistics for Dominican Republic

All figures are from the U.S. Census Bureau

Population Growth Rate
With AIDS: 1.2
Without AIDS: 1.5
Net Decrease: 0.3

Life expectancy at birth
With AIDS: 66.7
Without AIDS: 76
Net Decrease: 9.3

Crude death rate
With AIDS: 8.1
Without AIDS: 4.6
Net Decrease: 3.5

Infant mortality rate
With AIDS: 28.6
Without AIDS: 22.9
Net Decrease: 5.8

Under-5 mortality rate
With AIDS: 37.7
Without AIDS: 27.5
Net Decrease: 10.2

Total fertility rate: 2.7

Urban trend, pregnant women
Date*: 1995.5
Percent seropositive: 1.2
Date: 1999.5
Percent seropositive: 1.7

Estimated percent seropositive, total country
December 31, 1999: 2.8
December 31, 2001: 2.5