HIV in Ireland, 2016.

Date: 
01-10-17
Description: 

There were 508 new diagnoses of HIV in Ireland in 2016, representing a rate of 10.7 per 100,000 population. The total number of HIV diagnoses increased by 5% between 2015 and 2016.

There were 21 diagnoses among people who inject drugs (PWID), a decrease from the numbers in 2014 and 2015 when there was an outbreak of HIV in Dublin among homeless drug users (4, 5).

Subject: 
Identifier: 
10.14655/6841-1122694
Type: 
Report
Rights: 
Public
Language: 
Language=en