HIV/Aids in Spain

Good news on World Aids Day


The mortality rate among patients with HIV declined by 54% between 2003 and 2013 - an important figure, published in Spain on 1 December, which is World Aids Day. This drastic reduction in deaths ...

Spain’s prejudice against HIV patients


49% of Spaniards would feel uncomfortable if their kids had a classmate with HIV. It turns out from a survey led by the Sociedad Española Interdisciplinaria del Sida (SESIDA), which interviewed over 1,600 people ...

Up to 60,000 people in Spain unaware they are HIV+


In Spain it is estimated that there are between 120,000 and 150,000 people infected with HIV. Although nearly 40% of them aren't aware they are infected with the virus. In Spain about 2,900 new ...