People Living with HIV Stigma Index: India Report

Publications - Released in 2012

The people living with HIV (PLHIV) Stigma Index study in Tamil Nadu is the first of its kind to quantify the stigma and discrimination experienced by people living with HIV in the state. The study was conducted between December 2010 to September 2011.and used a cross sectional design to survey a sample of 1594 people living with HIV.



  • India


  • People Living with HIV (PLHIV)

Thematic Areas

  • Stigma and discrimination
  • Stigma index


  • Family Planning Association of India (FPA)
  • International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)
  • UK Aid