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Rwanda

The Rwanda Population-based HIV Impact Assessment (RPHIA), a national survey, was conducted between October 2018 and March 2019 to measure the status of Rwanda’s national HIV Response.

RPHIA offered home-based HIV counseling and testing with return of results. The survey team visited over 11,000 households to collect this information.

Details on the findings can be found below.

Key Findings

%

Annual HIV incidence among adults

%

HIV prevalence among adults

%

Viral load suppression among adults living with HIV*

90-90-90 among adults living with HIV
50%

Adults living with HIV knew their HIV status

75%

Adults who were aware of their HIV status were on ART

75%

Adults who were on ART had viral load suppression

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From Arm to Freezer: PHIA Project Laboratory Network Supports Ambitious HIV Testing Targets
The Population-based HIV Impact Assessment (PHIA) Project, which relies on laboratory testing of blood samples as a core component, is providing answers to these questions. Led by ICAP at Columbia University, the PHIA surveys will assess the HIV epidemic in 13 select countries located primarily in sub-Saharan Africa. Fieldwork is nearly complete in three countries, with ten more national surveys to follow over the next two to three years.