HIV Prevalence Rate in Ghana Declines
June 9, 2009
Ghana's national HIV prevalence rate declined from 1.9 percent in 2007 to 1.7 percent in 2008, Nii Akwei Addo, programme manager of the National AIDS Control Programme, said recently, Public Agenda/allAfrica.com reports. "The highest prevalence level was recorded among the 25 to 29 year group," while the lowest prevalence level was among those between the ages of 15 and 19 years old, according to Public Agenda/allAfrica.com (Public Agenda/allAfrica.com, 6/5).
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