According to Uganda Population-Based HIV impact assessment UPHIA report of 2016, the national prevalence of HIV/AIDS was at 6% as compared to 30% in the early 1980’s when many Ugandans were getting to know about the disease.

The report also indicated that the country has made a lot of progress in the national HIV response.

For instance, among women and men, HIV prevalence declined from 8.3% and 6.1% in 2011 to 7.5% and 6% in 2016 respectively.

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