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, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
Deaths and infections from HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria plummet globally
Medical Xpress - 7/22/2014 6:56:02 AM
Today, fewer people are dying from HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, according to a new, first-of-its-kind analysis of trend data from 188 countries ... authors note that as the world ages, higher numbers of cases and deaths will occur.
Death rate from HIV dropped to half in rich countries during past decade
New Kerala - 7/18/2014 6:13:39 PM
A new study has revealed that the overall death rate has been cut to half among the people with AIDS ... the world's rich countries and receiving care and antiretroviral therapy (ART), compared with a decade ago. The study involved nearly 50, 000 HIV ...
India scores by battling HIV/AIDS but falls short fighting TB and malaria
The Hindu - 7/22/2014 6:05:55 AM
The global burden and mortality from HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria across the world, and in the developing ... about 50 per cent of global deaths from malaria last year were in just three countries — India, Nigeria and Democratic Republic of Congo.
HIV/AIDS mortality rate rising by 11pc annually in Pakistan
The Frontier Post - 7/23/2014 12:49:46 AM
while tuberculosis deaths declined by 3.7pc. Pakistan, however, is experiencing the opposite with HIV/AIDS, according to the study. “Increasingly, more people have died from HIV/AIDS since 1990. From 2000 to 2013, the country averaged a 15 per cent ...
How AIDS Is Threatening To Devastate The World’s Youngest Country
Think Progress - 7/24/2014 3:50:32 PM
but civilians and international organizations are being left in the dark because of the difficulty of tracking the disease and spreading awareness in the midst of the country’s ongoing civil war. Researchers with the South Sudan HIV/AIDS Commission claim ...
HIV epidemic ‘smaller’ than UN estimates
freemalaysiatoday.com - 7/22/2014 1:48:13 AM
PARIS: Anti-AIDS drugs have helped save ... tracked the rate of new infections, deaths and numbers of people living with HIV, tuberculosis and malaria in 188 countries over the period 1990 to 2013. They found the world’s malaria burden, while shrinking ...
AIDS still extracting a deadly price, but SA is making progress
health-e.org.za - 7/23/2014 9:25:10 AM
South Africa has more AIDS-related deaths than any country in the world, but deaths of young children have decreased ... the country is making significant progress in combating HIV. This is according to a huge global study looking at trends in HIV, TB ...
Op-ed: Vladimir Putin's AIDS Crisis
Advocate - 7/24/2014 11:39:59 AM
Their untimely deaths come on the heels of headlines documenting ... ranking ninth in the world alongside developing countries in sub-Saharan Africa with the world’s highest HIV/AIDS infection rates. Today there are an estimated 820,000 people with ...
AIDS mortality rate rising by 11 per cent annually in Pakistan: report
Pakistan Today - 7/22/2014 8:07:37 AM
“With progress in reducing HIV/AIDS at the global level, success in particular countries and regions varied as their ... The study also assessed trends in annual malaria cases and deaths throughout the world. From 2000 to 2013, Pakistan reduced its ...
The Health Wrap: HIV/AIDS; environmental health; sugar wars
Crikey - 7/25/2014 9:29:57 AM
Grief and shock hit an international conference on HIV and AIDS being held in Australia – AIDS 2014 – when the news emerged that some of the world’s leading HIV/AIDS ... included reports that while AIDS deaths are falling, resistance to ...
Bill Clinton says AIDS-free generation 'within reach'
Reuters - 7/23/2014 11:55:29 AM
Addressing an international conference on AIDS in the Australian city of Melbourne, Clinton said much progress has been made since the world ... people with HIV early, and delivering care in hard-to-reach and rural places. He said poor countries in ...
Africa: Controlling HIV-Aids By 2030 Is Possible - UNAIDS
AllAfrica - 7/21/2014 12:55:08 PM
The report showed that 35 million people around the world were living with HIV. There were 2.1 million new cases in 2013 - 38% less than the 3.4 million figures in 2001. Aids-related deaths have fallen ... of the most affected country in the region.
World AIDS forum opens with tribute for plane dead
Raw Story - 7/20/2014 5:49:48 PM
Historians generally put fatalities from World War 1, military and civilian, at between 15 and 17 million. In 2013, around 35 million people around the world had HIV, 1.5 million died of an AIDS-related ... people in poor countries had seized the lifeline ...
Census Bureau Updates Interactive HIV/AIDS Database
Newsroom America - 7/21/2014 1:45:14 PM
“The Census Bureau’s HIV/AIDS database is the world’s only resource ... The tool consists of a library of statistics from more than 14,900 sources in international scientific and medical journals, individual countries’ annual HIV/AIDS surveillance ...