Estonians- white with the most HIV penetration

According to the World Factbook Estonia is 41st country in a top ranking list of countries with highest HIV / AIDS adult prevelance rate after several African countries, followed by Ukraine (44), Russia (48) and Latvia (60. position).

This entry gives an estimate of the percentage of adults (aged 15-49) living with HIV/AIDS. The adult prevalence rate is calculated by dividing the estimated number of adults living with HIV/AIDS at yearend by the total adult population at yearend.

HIV / AIDS adult prevelance rate 1.2% (2009 est.) (see country comparison here)
People living with HIV/AIDS 9,900 (2009 est.) (see country comparison here)
HIV/AIDS deaths fewer than 500 (in 2009 est.) (see country comparison here)
 
According to 2004 data Estonians are also quite obese (14.4% of population).

Source: CIA-The World Factbook

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