HIV/AIDS in Mozambique

HIV/AIDS in Mozambique
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 41,317 (16.30%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 202.76
  • Cause of death world rank: 9.
  • HIV/AIDS, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 41,317 deaths in Mozambique. That’s about 1 of every 6 deaths in Mozambique.
  • About 114 people die of HIV/AIDS each day, an average of 1 death every 13 minutes.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 26,573,706 50
Sex ratio m / f 0.96 143
Population 0-14 44.7% 9
Population 15-64 52.4% 187
Population 65 + 2.9% 174

HIV/AIDS


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Lesotho Lesotho 648.01
2 Swaziland Swaziland 340.27
3 Malawi Malawi 326.36
4 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 299.25
5 South Africa South Africa 273.12
6 Central Africa Central Africa 215.62
7 Botswana Botswana 203.29
8 Cameroon Cameroon 203.03
9 Mozambique Mozambique 202.76
10 Zambia Zambia 188.78
11 Namibia Namibia 170.05
12 Equ. Guinea Equ. Guinea 152.73
13 South Sudan South Sudan 128.78
14 Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 128.66
15 Congo Congo 126.74
16 Uganda Uganda 126.35
17 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 124.40
18 Nigeria Nigeria 120.00
19 Togo Togo 107.98
20 Chad Chad 105.09
21 Gabon Gabon 97.97
22 Tanzania Tanzania 92.36
23 Kenya Kenya 75.25
24 Djibouti Djibouti 73.63
25 Gambia Gambia 70.48
26 Angola Angola 67.72
Health Data used is WHO 2014, 2017 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
We do not guarantee the accuracy of this data.