Singapore HIV/ AIDS Statistics 2005

First Published-01 May 2006

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has released official data on HIV/ AIDS for the year 2005.

Although it shows an overall decrease in the total number of new infections reported compared to the previous year (255 new cases in year 2005, compared to 311 new cases in year 2004), homosexual (male-to-male) transmission accounted for 25% of new infections compared to 23% in year 2004, marking a 2% increase.