Pakistan; Hijras; HIV

Comparing risk factors of HIV among hijra sex workers in Larkana and other

 In 2005, Pakistan was first labeled as a country with concentrated epidemic of HIV. This was revealed through second generation surveillance conducted by HIV/AIDS Surveillance Project. While injection drug users were driving the epidemic, subsequent surveys showed that hijra sex workers were emerging as the second most vulnerable group with an average national prevalence of 6.4 %.

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