HIV/AIDS and ART Registry of the Philippines: August 2019

Fact Sheets - Released in 2020

In August 2019, there were 1,228 newly confirmed HIV-positive individuals reported to the HIV/AIDS & ART Registry of the Philippines (HARP). This was 17% higher compared with the diagnosed cases (1,047) in the same period last year. Fifteen percent (185) had clinical manifestations of advanced HIV infection (WHO clinical stage 3 or 4) at the time of diagnosis.



  • Department of Health (DOH) - Philippines
  • Epidemiology Bureau - Philippines