Appendix - prevalence of hepatitis C in the world*This document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Appendix - prevalence of hepatitis C in the world (Links to English resource)
Summary: The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that about 170 million people (around 3% of the world’s population) are infected with HCV. Africa has the highest prevalence of HCV infection (5.9%).
Organisation: Multicultural HIV/AIDS & Hepatitis Service (MHAHS)
Last reviewed: May 2017
Target audience: General
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