Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the percentage of adults (aged 15-49) living with HIV/AIDS. The adult prevalence rate is calculated by dividing the estimated number of adults living with HIV/AIDS at yearend by the total adult population at yearend.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate map
Countries with the highest HIV/AIDS adult prevalence rate
Mongabay - 1/24/2010 11:57:35 PM
This entry gives an estimate of the percentage of adults (aged 15-49) living with HIV/AIDS. The adult prevalence rate is calculated by dividing the estimated number of adults living with HIV/AIDS at yearend by the total adult population at yearend.
Does Islam prevent AIDS?
The Express Tribune - 8/4/2015 12:56:37 PM
“It’s very clear that Nikkah (Islamic marriage) is the solution of today’s world deadliest ... of HIV/AIDS is close to a quarter of the adult population in some of the worst-affected countries there, the reported infection rate is as low as 0.1% ...
Is The United States Still The Best Country In The World? Think Again
Value Walk - 7/31/2015 12:32:44 PM
It is hoped that examination of the above statistics will make people aware of how much needs to be done if the United States wants to remain a world power. Is The United States Still The Best Country In The World? Think Again - Introduction Americans must ...
New Report Available Global Adult Diapers Industry
MENAFN - 8/3/2015 4:51:03 AM
The Global ... Adult Diapers industry development trends and marketing channels are analyzed. Finally the feasibility of new investment projects are assessed and overall research conclusions offered. With 195 tables and figures the report provides key ...
Hundreds of adult websites blocked in India
freedistrict.com - 8/4/2015 9:14:43 AM
In the past country also tried to control social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter. According to statistics by adult site Pornhub, India was ranked fourth largest source of traffic in 2014, after the US, UK and Canada. The move has caused a mix ...
Botswana: HIV Incidence Cases Reduce
AllAfrica - 8/4/2015 11:02:05 AM
He said HIV prevention strategies world over, encouraged countries to delay the age at ... said the money will be shared among all the HIV/AIDS actors. Mr Kefas said that they were happy that prevalence rate has reduced and so has AIDS mortality rate.
Diabetes a growing health condition for children in country
The News International - 7/28/2015 2:35:00 AM
KARACHI: With 6.8 per cent prevalence among adults, the rate of diabetes is the 7th highest in the world. During a training program organised ... workshop attended by some 50 doctors from across the country said there was dearth of awareness and focus ...
Porn ban in Kamasutra land: Will it work?
Rediff India Abroad - 8/4/2015 11:37:53 AM
In a country like India ... photographs (and not to mention ‘adult’ toys) has always been readily available, especially in the digital world. Believe it or not, according to statistics from a popular porn website -- Pornhub, Indians are the most ...
World population projected to hit 11.2 billion by 2100
Inland Newstoday - 7/29/2015 9:10:30 PM
Fueled by population growth in some of the poorest African countries ... relied on expert opinion from around the world to project trends. The new forecast combines all available data, from government statistics to expert forecasts on mortality rates ...
Around the World in 30 Days -- July 2015
The Huffington Post - 7/30/2015 10:03:36 AM
This program, offered in 146 countries ... a Project Leader at the OECD in Paris and a global expert on bullying, confirms that "a huge amount of political attention is being paid to the issue." Statistics repeatedly show the prevalence of bullying ...
The 10 Poorest Countries in the World
Fox Business - 9/14/2012 6:51:50 PM
Today, more than 46 million people live in poverty in America, more than at any point in the country’s history. This story was originally published by 24/7 Wall St. However, compared to the poorest countries in the world, the poverty rate in the U.S. is ...
My Visit to Swaziland: The Country with the World’s Highest HIV Prevalence Rate
The White House President Barack Obama - 5/26/2011 5:04:39 PM
After this meeting, I visited the neighboring country of Swaziland, which has the unwelcome distinction of having the highest HIV and TB prevalence rates ... world, and I am proud that the United States is actively engaged in their fight against HIV/AIDS.
HIV/AIDS prevalence rate on the rise in Taraba
NATIONAL MIRROR - 6/29/2015 11:04:49 PM
At a time HIV/AIDS prevalence ... World Bank and WHO. The report as obtained by National Mirror indicates that, the rate is not only above the national average, but is also the highest in the entire north east region and second highest in the entire ...
The world’s population has reached “peak youth”
The Tribune India - 8/1/2015 4:31:57 AM
The UN’s latest global population statistics ... and more developed countries, as any young person in the UK (or their parents) well knows. The power of youth is that they are neither dependent children nor fully independent adults.
Malawi reduces HIV/AIDS prevalence rate to 10 percent
Nyasa Times - 7/13/2013 12:32:12 PM
Malawi continues recording success stories in response to HIV and AIDS with the latest being the drop in the national prevalence rate, according to a recent survey. The survey, conducted by the country ... the Global Fund to champion for HIV/AIDS ...