Cameroon

The Cameroon Population-based HIV Impact Assessment (CAMPHIA) began fieldwork in June 2017 and concluded in January 2018. CAMPHIA teams worked in all 10 regions of Cameroon under the guidance of the Ministry of Health, the National Institute of Statistics, CDC, and ICAP to provide confidential HIV counseling and testing to participants. Details on the findings, announced at AIDS 2018 in Amsterdam, can be found below.

Key Preliminary Findings

Key CAMPHIA preliminary findings among adults ages 15 to 64:

    • HIV incidence: 0.27%
    • HIV prevalence: 3.7%
    • Viral load suppression: 44.7%
    • 90-90-90: 46.9% of people living with HIV (ages 15 to 64) in Cameroon report knowing their status, 91.3% of those individuals self-report being on ART, and 80% of that group are virally suppressed
CAMPHIA Signing Photo

Cameroon
Summary Sheet

CAMPHIA Music Video

Watch world-renowned Cameroonian musical group X-Maleya in this exciting music video about CAMPHIA. This viral hit is played on TV and radio across Cameroon and is also featured on the X-Maleya YouTube page as well as on the U.S. Embassy-Yaounde Facebook page.