Cover Image
close this bookEpidemiological Fact Sheet on HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections: Tunisia (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 - Tunisia
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.

Ben Salem, N., M. Ben Rachid, C. Hankins, et al., 1993, STD/HIV Seroprevalence among Women Attending an Antenatal Clinic in Tunis, IX International Conference on AIDS, Berlin, 6/6-11, Poster PO-C09-2792.

Fekih, Z., F. Labidi, M. Sidhom, 1991, The Profile of HIV-Infected Tunisians Results of 5 Years Surveillance: 1986-1990, Ministere de la Sante Publique, Direction des Soins de Sante de Base, Programme National de Lutte Contre le SIDA, report.

Gharbi, Y., M. Girard, R. Blibech, et al., 1987, Epidemiology of HIV Infection in Tunisia, II International Symposium: AIDS and Associated Cancers in Africa, Naples, Italy, 10/7-9, Abstract TH-49.

Shrestha, P. N., 1999, Forthcoming WER Global Update of AIDS Cases Reported to WHO, WHO/EMRO/ASD, ASD. 9/28/A5/61/2, Sept. 21, document tables.

Tunisia Ministere de la Sante Publique, 1990, Plan a Moyen Terme 1990-1993, Ministere de la Sante Publique, Organisation Mondiale de la Sante, Programme National de Prevention et de Lutte Contre le SIDA.