HIV/AIDS in Sri Lanka

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

  • Number of deaths: 128 (0.10%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 0.61
  • Cause of death world rank: 128.
  • HIV/AIDS, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 128 deaths in Sri Lanka. That’s about 1 of every 1000 deaths in Sri Lanka.
  • About 1 people die of HIV/AIDS each day, an average of 1 death every 69 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 22,409,381 56
Sex ratio m / f 0.96 148
Population 0-14 24.1% 113
Population 15-64 66.3% 74
Population 65 + 9.7% 66

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.