AIDS Statistics for Lesotho

All figures are from the U.S. Census Bureau

Population Growth Rate
With AIDS: -0.2
Without AIDS: 1.7
Net Decrease: 1.9

Life expectancy at birth
With AIDS: 36.5
Without AIDS: 67.2
Net Decrease: 30.6

Crude death rate
With AIDS: 26
Without AIDS: 7.1
Net Decrease: 18.8

Infant mortality rate
With AIDS: 78.1
Without AIDS: 46.7
Net Decrease: 31.5

Under-5 mortality rate
With AIDS: 115.9
Without AIDS: 62.3
Net Decrease: 53.7

Total fertility rate: 3

Urban trend, pregnant women
Date*: 1991.5
Percent seropositive: 5.5
Date: 1996.5
Percent seropositive: 20.6

Estimated percent seropositive, total country
December 31, 1999: 23.6
December 31, 2001: 31