|Gender, HIV/AIDS Transmission and Impacts: A Review of Issues and Evidence|
AUTHOR: S. Baden with H. Wach,
PUBLISHER: Institute of Development Studies (IDS)
This study reviews the existing statistical data available to describe how HIV/AIDS affects men and women differently, drawing on data from reported AIDS cases, data from sero-prevalence surveys and estimates of overall HIV/AIDS trends. Illustrated with case studies from Bangladesh, Brazil and Uganda, this research highlights the gender differences in vulnerability to HIV and outlines possible improvements in data collection and analysis.
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