HIV/AIDS Surveillance in Europe (2001)

European Centre for the Epidemiological Monitoring of AIDS (EuroHiv) End-year report 2001, 2002; N° 66.

This report presents data on cases of AIDS and newly diagnosed HIV infection reported by 31 December 2001 in the 51 countries of the WHO European Region, together with reported total annual numbers of diagnostic HIV tests performed in 1997 to 2001 and data on HIV prevalence in blood donations for the years 1995 to 2001. To take into account the diversity of the epidemiological situation of HIV infection and AIDS in the region, most data are presented and discussed within three geographic areas: the West, the Centre and the East.