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Pakistan HIV Second Generation Surveillance 2011


General Info
Original or alternative title 
HIV Second Generation Surveillance in Pakistan, Round IV 2011
Pakistan (PAK)
Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab, Sindh
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
06/2011 - 09/2011
Data type
  • Epi surveillance

This fourth round of Pakistan Second Generation Surveillance (SGS) consisted of a mapping exercise to estimate the size of four specific at-risk populations, followed by an Integrated Behavioral and Biological Surveillance (IBBS) of these populations in 17 cities across four provinces. The specific at-risk populations studied were people who inject drugs (PWIDs or IDUs), female sex workers (FSWs), male sex workers (MSW), and hijra sex workers (HSW).