Lesotho: cases and investigations
Unexpected infections in adults, 2009: Among young adults aged 15-24 years, a random sample national survey in 2009 found that 3.5% of men who said they were virgins were HIV-positive vs. 4.2% of all young adult men. Among young adult women, 2.9% of self-reported virgins were HIV-positive vs. 13.6% of all young adult women. Source: Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (MOHSW) [Lesotho] and ICF Macro. 2010. Lesotho Demographic and Health Survey 2009. Maseru, Lesotho: MOHSW and ICF Macro. Available at: http://measuredhs.com/pubs/pdf/FR241/FR241.pdf (accessed 19 January 2012).