Factsheet 7: HIV Surveillance in Nepal, 2015

Fact Sheets - Released in 2015

Nepal has been conducting HIV and STI surveillance particularly among key populations, namely: PWID, FSW and their clients, MSM/TG, and male labor migrants for more than a decade mainly to track changes in HIV and STI prevalence along with behavioral components such as condom use. Hepatitis-B and C screening among PWID has been started in the IBBS surveys from 2015.

The size estimation of key population in districts was conducted in 2010. The population size is to be updated in every 2-3 years interval.



  • Ministry of Health - Nepal
  • National Centre for AIDS and STD Control (NCASC) - Nepal