Troubling statistics and trends here at home
of Canadians living with HIV are unaware of their status.
90% of people living with HIV know their status
90% of those who know their status are on HIV treatment
90% of those on treatment achieved viral suppression
New HIV Diagnoses in Canada
49% of new diagnoses in Canada are in gay men.
23% of new diagnoses in Canada are in youth under 29.
20% of new diagnoses occur within Canada’s Indigenous communities
35% of new diagnoses in Canada are newcomers.
CANFAR is committed to funding high-calibre Canadian research that accurately represents and reflects the needs of people living with, or vulnerable to, contracting HIV.