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
India accounts for 50% of reported Meliodosis deaths in South Asian countries
Times of India - 11/26/2015 9:22:41 AM
MANIPAL: About 16,500 people are getting affected with melioidosis every year in the world, of which 44% are from South Asian countries, said David Dance ... at the top with more than 50% of reported deaths, mainly because the disease going undiagnosed.
World AIDS Day
Pride Source - 11/26/2015 9:01:12 AM
The theme of this year's World AIDS day is ... year to build a more robust HIV/AIDS program that can support policies and programs toward achieving zero new infections, zero discrimination and zero HIV-related deaths in our community.
Climate Change: Japan To Raise Aid For Developing Countries To $10.6B A Year By 2020
International Business Times - 11/26/2015 4:14:53 AM
With 2015 right on track to become the hottest year on record, and a plethora of reports warning of increase in poverty and deaths ... the world’s top 10 emitters of greenhouse gases, has been allocating one trillion yen annually. “Our country attaches ...
Liberia, Partners Observe World AIDS Day
AllAfrica - 11/26/2015 12:28:48 PM
NAC said HIV&AIDS is present here in Liberia and undermining the country's ... epidemic by 20130. Statistics have shown that AIDS has killed more than 25 million people between 1981 and 2007, and an estimated 33.2 million people worldwide live with HIV ...
Cricket Australia to recognise World Series Cricket statistics
Cricket Country - 11/25/2015 1:48:43 PM
Cricket Australia (CA) board of directors have decided to provide official recognition to the World Series Cricket (WSC) statistics. The WSC records ... to do the likewise for the players from these countries. WSC consisted of Super Tests and One Day ...
U.S. traffic deaths rise sharply this year after small decline in 2014
Norman Transcript - 11/26/2015 7:13:50 AM
The agency plans to hold five meetings around the country early next year to get input on how to cut traffic deaths, followed by a larger meeting in Washington that would yield recommendations to address the human factor. “It is important for Americans ...
Nigeria: Boko Haram cannot be crushed by December
Olean Times-Herald - 11/26/2015 9:01:12 AM
"The timeline on when to stop the insurgents from activating sleeper cells and detonating bombs into soft targets in any part of the country ... the world's most deadly extremist group in the Global Terrorism Index last week, with 6,644 deaths attributed ...
Adolescent deaths from AIDS tripled since 2000: UNICEF
Zee News - 11/27/2015 2:12:00 AM
However, among teenagers aged 15-19, 26 new infections occur every hour, and about half of the two million living with HIV in this group are in just six countries ... head of UNICEF's global HIV/AIDS programmes, told a conference in Johannesburg where ...
WHO targets 2030 to end HIV, as new infections drop by 35%
World Stage - 11/25/2015 8:55:14 AM
WHO acknowledged that the world had come a long way since 2000, by achieving the global target of halting and reversing the spread of HIV, saying new infections had fallen by 35 percent since 2000 and AIDS-related deaths by 24 percent. Moreover ...
Mexico police use of excessive force led to deaths of six people: rights commission
Reuters - 11/26/2015 2:48:59 AM
Ever since former Mexican President Felipe Calderon ratcheted up the war against Mexico's drug cartels in 2007, the country's security forces have ... The incident of the 43 students sparked a worldwide outcry, and created a political crisis for President ...
1,295 HIV-infections, 9 deaths recorded in Davao City
Davao Today - 11/26/2015 8:14:05 PM
DAVAO CITY – The Davao City Aids Council (DCAC) said there are already nine deaths out of the 1,295 ... with HIV everyday all over the country. Senoc clarifies that there is an increase in the recorded HIV-AIDS cases because of two reasons including ...
Where does the US fall in terrorism-related deaths?
KIROTV - 11/25/2015 6:35:03 PM
In 2014, five countries accounted ... 2.6 percent of terrorism-related deaths. The Sept. 11 attacks accounted for a majority of them. The U.S., in particular, sees far fewer terrorist attacks than the rest of the world. Of the 32,658 deaths from terrorism ...
AHF Commemorates World AIDS Day on Dec. 1; Celebrates Reaching Milestone of 500,000 Patients Globally
Benzinga - 11/25/2015 8:55:14 AM
The CDC also estimates that just 30% of people living with HIV/AIDS have the virus under control ... women and children with lifesaving medical care in thirty-six countries around the world—a remarkable accomplishment that only a great team of patients ...
World dilemma: Coal might be dirty, but it’s still abundant and cheap
The Columbus Dispatch - 11/26/2015 1:04:35 PM
Too much of the world depends ... according to official statistics, or 2.6 percent according to the IEEFA report. It was the first annual decrease in 15 years. A revision to official Chinese data released this year showed the country had greatly ...
Ebola Returns to Liberia, Country Was Believed to Be Virus
NYSE Post - 11/26/2015 4:22:02 AM
The country was first declared Ebola-free on 9 May ... More than 10,600 cases and 4,800 deaths occurred in the outbreak, according to the World Health Organization. The diagnoses are a setback for the region as it struggles to end the epidemic.