Table 28 : Distribution of AIDS patients by risk factor and sex, 1994-1998.

Risk factor and sex

1994

1995

1996

1997

1998

(Total number : Person)

(13,599)

(19,974)

(23,045)

(24,741)

(18,327)

Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Sex Relate

79.6

81.4

84.7

84.7

83.8

Men

67.6

66.5

66.8

64.0

60.8

Women

11.4

14.4

17.3

19.7

21.7

Unknow Sex

0.6

0.5

0.7

0.9

1.3

Intradermol vein drug use

6.5

6.4

4.6

4.1

4.4

Men

6.4

6.3

4.5

3.9

4.3

Women

0.1

0.1

0.1

0.1

0.1

Blood Transtusion

0.1

. .

. .

. .

-

Men

0.1

. .

. .

. .

-

Women

. .

. .

. .

. .

-

Vertical Transmission

5.7

4.6

4.9

4.6

4.3

Men

2.9

2.4

2.6

2.5

2.3

Women

2.8

2.2

2.2

2.1

0.2

Unidentifine

8.1

7.6

5.8

6.6

7.5

Men

6.9

6.5

4.9

5.4

6.2

Women

1.2

1.2

0.8

1.2

1.3

Source: Ministry of Public Health; Office of the Permanent Secretary of Public Healh.