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??Treatment Map: Benin Updated: Nov 2005??

Population: 6.9 million
HIV Prevalence Rate (%): 4.1
Number of People living with HIV/AIDS: 167,000
Number of People in need of ART: 37,000
Number of People Currently On ART (October 2005): 2,520
Number of People on ART Public Sector:

Number of People on ART in Non Govt Programmes
880 (MSF)
Number of People Exptd to be on ART (end of 2005): 6,000
Front Line Drug Regimen: Lamivudine+Stavudine+Efavirenz
Treatment Sites: 14
Global Fund 2 Year Approved Funding
(Round: 25 July 2003):
Total Funds Disbursed By The Global Fund:
Total Funds Disbursed By The World Bank
Multi-Country HIV/AIDS Programme (MAP):
$23 million
Total Funds Disbursed By PEPFAR: Nil

Source: Benin National AIDS Control Programme, The Global Fund, The World Bank, Medicines Sans Frontiers, UNAIDS, WHO

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