Thailand Country Profile

Thailand Country Profile

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Country Overview

CDC collaborates with government and non-governmental partners in Thailand, including civil society organizations and multilateral organizations, to discover, evaluate and implement new tools, programs and policies to combat HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and tuberculosis. CDC works to scale-up and evaluate effective approaches to reach and test key populations as well as treat and retain people living with HIV in Bangkok and four high burden provinces. CDC aims to: improve HIV testing and case finding strategies; strengthen HIV prevention, treatment and care services; scale-up enhanced adherence counseling, viral load testing network, and case manager programs; and expand data-driven quality improvement programs.

Per Capita GNI



Population (million)



Under 5 Mortality

10/1,000 Live Births


Life Expectancy

75 Years


Estimated HIV Prevalence


(Ages 15-49): (2018)

Estimated AIDS Deaths



TB Treatment Success Rate



Estimated TB Incidence



TB Mortality



Estimated Orphans Due to AIDS



TB patients with known HIV-status who are HIV-positive



Reported Number Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy (ART)



Combating the Global TB Epidemic

Despite being preventable and treatable, tuberculosis (TB) is now the leading infectious disease killer in the world, taking the lives of 1.6 million people each year.

PEPFAR15 – Saving lives through American generosity and partnerships

For fifteen years, CDC has played a critical role in PEPFAR’s efforts to save millions of lives and transform the global HIV/AIDS response

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CDC study provides new evidence that Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis is set to rise in some of the world’s highest burden countries.

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Page last reviewed: August 27, 2019, 04:30 PM