Short paper

Living with HIV in Thailand: Assessing Vulnerability through a Life-Event History Approach

Sophie Le Cœur  By the same author

      Wassana Im-Em  By the same author

      Suporn Koetsawang  By the same author

      Éva Lelièvre  By the same author


Thailand was the first Asian country to be affected by the AIDS epidemic in the late 1980s. It is one of the most hard-hit countries in the region and nearly one million people have been infected so far (World Bank, 2000). The epidemic first developed among intravenous drug users, and then among sex workers and their clients (Weniger et al., 1991). As the epidemic matured, heterosexual transmission (…)