|Rank||Country||HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS|
|36||Central African Republic||130,000|
|46||Congo, Republic of the||77,000|
|65||Papua New Guinea||34,000|
|84||Trinidad and Tobago||15,000|
|139||Bosnia and Herzegovina||900|
Definition: This entry gives an estimate of all people (adults and children) alive at yearend with HIV infection, whether or not they have developed symptoms of AIDS.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS map
HIV/AIDS Fast Facts
CNN - 4/21/2014 1:24:19 PM
260,000 - New infections in children worldwide in 2012. 1.6 million - AIDS-related deaths worldwide in 2012. 70.8% of the world's people living with HIV/AIDS live in Sub-Saharan Africa; an estimated 1.6 million people were newly infected with HIV/AIDS in 2012.
Living with HIV/AIDS in Abuja
NATIONAL MIRROR - 4/17/2014 10:25:55 PM
The Network of People with HIV/ AIDS in Nigeria, NEPWAN, has lamented that living with the virus in the Federal Capital ... of funding by international donors like the Global Fund and the World Bank. Okene said the lack of attention of the administration ...
Ryan Lewis’s Mom Opens Up on Living Decades With HIV, Wants to Help Others
ABC News - 4/23/2014 7:24:01 AM
Musician Ryan Lewis is spearheading a fundraising effort to build medical centers around the world ... AIDS was a relatively new disease, patients could expect to develop full blown AIDS within 10 years and live only a year or two longer. Now, with better ...
Ryan Lewis’s Mom Opens Up on Living Decades with HIV
East Idaho News - 4/23/2014 1:50:34 PM
Julie Lewis herself was given only a few years to live. “But you know what’s amazing? My mom never died. She lived,” her son said. Julie Lewis founded the 30/30 Project to allow people all over the world access ... like HIV/AIDS can be managed ...
Innovation needed to stop HIV/AIDS in Asia
Deutsche Welle - 4/15/2014 11:54:12 PM
The UN says the Asia Pacific is at a pivotal juncture in curbing the AIDS epidemic ... In the Asia Pacific region, 12 countries account for more than 90 percent of people living with HIV and of new HIV infections in the region led by India (2.1 million ...
As a doctor, I’d rather have HIV than diabetes
The Spectator - 4/17/2014 5:53:55 PM
It’s now incredibly rare to die as a result of HIV/Aids in this country. The most recent statistics show that in 2012, less than 1 per cent of people with HIV died. This is about the same for the non-infected population. It’s hard, now, to argue that ...
Health minister calls on region to change mindset about HIV/AIDS
Jamaica Gleaner - 4/23/2014 4:46:32 AM
Health Minister Dr Fenton Ferguson has called for a change in mindset and greater solidarity among peoples of the Caribbean to end stigma and discrimination towards people living with HIV/AIDS ... affected region in the world in terms of HIV prevalence ...
In Uganda, a nurse is accused of spreading HIV
BND - 4/13/2014 4:47:04 PM
The Ugandan press had dubbed her "the killer nurse," after the HIV-infected medical worker ... consequences for the fundamental rights of people living with HIV and AIDS in Uganda and beyond," said AIDS-Free World, in a statement. Namubiru shouldn't ...
Football star David Luiz ambassador in HIV/AIDS fight
Jamaica Observer - 4/17/2014 8:21:15 AM
adding he wanted to "use this position to spread the word about how to overcome AIDS around the world". Of the estimated 35.3 million people living with HIV around the world, some 5.4 million are 10 to 24 years old, and many of them do not know they are ...
Malawi to launch HIV+ youths’ association
Nyasa Times - 4/23/2014 4:13:44 PM
The launch is expected to be presided over by President Joyce Banda who is also Minister responsible for People ... HIV and AIDS in Malawi. In attendance will be six representatives of young Malawians living with the virus from each district in the country ...
Hill Country Ride for AIDS is Saturday, please donate
Daily Kos - 4/23/2014 12:17:31 PM
At first, I just couldn’t talk about my HIV, even to my counselor ... and dedication to the Hill Country Ride for AIDS helps us do the work we need to do to provide this safe space for some of the most marginalized people living in Austin who are ...
Topics :: HIV Service Organization
Edge on the Net - 4/20/2014 4:50:06 AM
On Saturday, April 19 from noon to 5 p.m., the World ... HIV/AIDS Program. As budget cuts continue to take a hit on New York City AIDS Service Organizations, two local groups applaud efforts by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to ensure that people living with ...
David Holtgrave Appointed Vice Chair of Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS
News Wise - 4/22/2014 12:54:29 PM
PACHA provides advice, information and recommendations to the Secretary of HHS and the White House regarding programs and policies intended to improve the U.S. response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic ... around the country, including people living with HIV.
HIV/AIDS Afflicts Migrants Living in Wealthy Countries
Voice of America - 12/1/2012 4:07:45 PM
To mark this year's World AIDS Day, IOM is focusing on the plight ... Data shows the total number of people living with HIV has increased in the last 10 years in high-income countries in North America and Europe. The International Organization for ...
Protection of Persons Living with HIV/AIDS
Punch - 12/7/2013 10:52:26 PM
WHO statistics show that in 2012, there were 35.3 million people living with HIV/AIDS ... low- and middle-income countries. Stigmatisation and discrimination are still major issues and barriers to voluntary testing. But the world is dealing with ...