Cover Image
close this bookEpidemiological Fact Sheet on HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections: Trinidad and Tobago (UNAIDS, 2000, 12 p.)
View the document(introduction...)
View the documentCountry Information
View the documentEstimated number of people living with HIV/AIDS
View the documentAssessment of epidemiological situation - Trinidad and Tobago
View the documentHIV sentinel surveillance
View the documentMaps of HIV sentinel sites
View the documentReported AIDS cases
View the documentCurable Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)
View the documentHealth service indicators
View the documentKnowledge and behaviour
View the documentSources
View the documentAnnex: HIV Surveillance data by site


Data presented in this Epidemiological Fact Sheet come from several different sources, including global, regional and country reports, published documents and articles, posters and presentations at international conferences, and estimates produced by UNAIDS, WHO and other United Nations Agencies. This section contains a list of the more relevant sources used for the preparation of the Fact Sheet. Where available, it also lists selected national Web sites where additional information on HIV/AIDS and STI are presented and regularly updated. However, UNAIDS and WHO do not warrant that the information in these sites is complete and correct and shall not be liable whatsoever for any damages incurred as a result of their use.

Cleghorn, F., J. Noreen, J. R. Murphy, et al., 1995, HIV-1 Prevalence and Risk Factors among Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic Attenders in Trinidad, AIDS, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 389-394.

Cleghorn, F., N. Jack, J. Edwards, et al., 1993, Risk Factors for HIV-1 among STD Clinic Clients in Trinidad, IX International Conference on AIDS, Berlin, 6/6-11, Poster PO-C03-2617.

Farley, J., 1993, Epidemiological Status of STD, HIV & AIDS, IX Latin American Conference on AIDS, Cartagena, Colombia, 11/3-6, Oral Session.

Lewis, M. J., A. Rahaman, R. Lee, et al., 1997, Changing HIV Seroprevalence Trends among Antenatal Clinic Attendees in Trinidad and Tobago, Caribbean Epidemiology Centre (PAHO/WHO), abstract form submitted to the V Pan American Conference on AIDS.

Lee, R., J. Edwards, U. Wagner, et al., 1997, Evaluation of HIV/AIDS/STD Surveillance Trinidad and Tobago: 24-27 March 1997, National Surveillance Unit, Ministry of Health, Caribbean Epidemiology Centre (CAREC), unpublished report.

Narain, J. P., B. Hull, C. J. Hospedales, et al., 1989, Epidemiology of AIDS and HIV Infection in the Caribbean, In: AIDS Profile of an Epidemic, PAHO, Scientific Publication no. 514, pp. 61-71.

Pan American Health Organization, 1992, AIDS in Latin America and the Caribbean: Current Situation, Epidemiological Bulletin, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 1-8.

Trinidad & Tobago Ministry of Health, 1993, PAHO/WHO HIV Surveillance, Jan. 20, Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization.

Trinidad & Tobago Ministry of Health, 1992, PAHO/WHO HIV Surveillance, Nov. 5, Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization.

Trinidad & Tobago Ministry of Health, 1992, PAHO/WHO HIV Surveillance, July 18, Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization.

Trindad and Tobago Ministry of Health, 1996, Epidemiology of HIV-1 and HTLV-1 in Trinidad and Tobago: Update on Status, Trindad and Tobago Ministry of Health, report.