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∙26.6 million Africans live with HIV

∙10 million are between ages 15 and 24

∙3 million are under the age of 15

∙3.2 million new infections reported in 2003

∙11 million children have been orphaned by AIDS

∙Life expectancy with AIDS: 47 years
without AIDS: 62 years

∙Rates of infection vary from 2% in Somalia to 39% in Botswana

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