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Table 1 Overview of development in selected indicators in the Czech Republic (2005–2018)

From: Understanding the crisis in harm reduction funding in Central and Eastern Europe

Indicator 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Total number of newly identified HIV cases in the Czech Republic 90 91 121 148 156 180 153 212 235 232 266 286 254 208
Including the number of cases who may have contracted the infection through injecting drug use* 5 5 17 12 7 7 12 10 10 15 11 11 8 11
Needle and syringe programmes (NSPs)—number of programmes in the Czech Republic 88 93 107 98 95 96 99 103 110 105 104 104 108 107
Number of needles and syringes distributed in the Czech Republic (in thousands) 3272 3869 4457 4644 4859 4943 5293 5356 6175 6594 6403 6469 6402 6932
  1. *Including the mixed category of PWID/MSM, where both risk factors are present
  2. Source: [35, 37]