Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the number of adults and children who died of AIDS during a given calendar year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
World Leaders Push Israel and Trump to Forge a 2-State Deal
nytimes.com - 1/16/2017 2:55:31 AM
As senior representatives from some 70 countries gathered in Paris on Sunday and ... that the conference was the “final palpitations” of yesterday’s world — there has been no official death knell for a two-state solution. No one has yet put forward ...
Global Death Rate By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
Issues related to violence and healthcare have resulted in high crude death rates in parts of Africa and Eastern Europe, affecting countries such as Lesotho and Ukraine in different ways. Tuberculosis has infected one third of the world's population and ...
Narayanganj killings: Bangaldesh court sentences 26 to death
India TV - 1/16/2017 6:15:57 AM
Twenty six people, including a former city councillor extradited from India, were today sentenced to death by a Bangladeshi court for brutal ... Hossain was extradited from India. He had fled the country to evade the trial. He is believed to be the ...
These Are the Most Dangerous Countries in the World for Christians
Charisma News - 1/12/2017 4:57:46 PM
Open Doors USA's 2017 World Watch List has found that Christian persecution rose globally in 2016 for the third year in a row. The survey is a global indicator of countries where human ... said the list "calculates not only deaths reported in the news ...
What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
NPR News - 7/14/2016 1:21:08 AM
tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to systematically assess the scope of the disease around the world. Also surprising: Deaths from viral hepatitis are evenly distributed between rich and poor countries.
Death toll at 26 inmates from latest Brazil prison violence
New York Daily News - 1/16/2017 3:09:50 AM
Twenty-six inmates were killed in eruptions of violence inside two prisons in northern Brazil, officials said Sunday as they quelled the latest in a string of jail disturbances across the country in which ... that there were 27 deaths, but later lowered ...
26 sentenced to death in Bangladesh for killing 7 people
The Seattle Times - 1/16/2017 6:58:54 AM
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A Bangladesh court on Monday sentenced 26 people, including a politician and three officials of an elite security battalion, to death in the grisly ... militants in the Muslim-majority country, which has been facing threats ...
Driving to an early grave
The Economist online - 1/25/2014 3:10:28 AM
The toll is rising: the World Health Organisation (WHO) expects the number of deaths globally to reach nearly ... And aid donors have pledged $600m to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in the country in the next few years, and $4 billion globally.
A New Meningitis Screening Test Could Help Cut South Africa's HIV/AIDS Death Toll
thebodypro.com - 12/7/2016 11:59:51 PM
South Africa has launched the world ... deaths. In South Africa, an estimated 250 000 patients living with HIV and with a CD4 count below 100 will be screened for the cryptococcal antigen annually. Are There Cryptococcal Meningitis Cases in Any Other ...
EU nations alarmed by Donald Trump's comments
Yahoo News - 1/17/2017 4:27:23 AM
A pendant unearthed at one of the most infamous Nazi death camps may hold a connection to Anne Frank ... Davos Man will come out to play. January is when the World Economic Forum (WEF) holds its annual conference at a Swiss mountain resort to “improve ...
LIST: Top 5 African Countries That Have Successfully Controlled HIV/AIDS
howafrica.com - 12/29/2016 11:09:18 AM
In 2011, the region accounted for 70 percent of deaths caused by AIDS ... With Thursday being World AIDS Day, we look at the top African countries that have controlled the spread of HIV/AIDS. As an Arab and Muslim state, Morocco has made great strides ...
Death toll rises to 27 in latest Brazil prison riot
Tulsa World - 1/15/2017 2:42:23 AM
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Twenty-seven inmates have died in eruptions of violence in two northern Brazilian prisons, officials said Sunday as they quelled the latest in a string of prison disturbances across the country in which more than 100 people have ...
HIV/AIDS database adds information from more than 100 countries
Los Angeles Times - 9/26/2013 5:26:49 AM
The U.S. Census Bureau announced Monday that it had updated its world HIV/AIDS database to include new data on more than 100 countries ... from 219 countries or regions, and tracks the prevalence of HIV infection, AIDS cases and related deaths.
Remembering World HIV/AIDS Day
The Sun - 12/2/2016 1:32:52 AM
The first world AIDS Day was held 28 years ago ... The illness was given several names until it was finally called HIV AIDS. It is one of the leading causes of death globally. HIV progressively infects cells of the immune system (especially CD4 cells ...
HIV / AIDS
ourworldindata.org - 1/8/2017 4:16:35 AM
The number of AIDS-related deaths increased throughout the 1990s and ... 11 The source of funding for HIV/AIDS treatment varies across world region. Many countries in Sub-Saharan Africa care for HIV/AIDS patients primarily via funding from international ...