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05 April 2010

Overall campus HIV rate is lower than in communities

Dimakatso Mokwena

A survey of more than 23 000 students and staff members at 21 institutions of higher education has established that the national HIV prevalence rate among students is 3.4% and among academic staff the rate is 1.5%. However, there are wide variations in HIV prevalence from region to region and among institutions within some regions.

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Dimakatso Mokwena

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