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
Climate Change Threatening UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Know Why One Country Is Trying To Hide
Science World Report - 5/29/2016 8:35:05 AM
Famous and popular tourist attractions like the Statue of Liberty in New York City, Stonehenge in United Kingdom, Easter Island and Galápagos islands feature among the 31 natural and cultural world heritage ... the section on the country to be scrubbed ...
'Global economic crisis linked to 260,000 more cancer deaths'
Economic Times - 5/29/2016 6:14:54 PM
public health care spending and cancer mortality using data from 1990-2010 from more than 70 high- and middle-income countries around the world, representing roughly 2 billion people. The researchers looked at deaths from several "treatable" cancers ...
Latvia exports goods to 179 world countries in Q1 – statistics
The Baltic Times - 5/29/2016 9:28:10 PM
In the first quarter of this year, Latvia exported goods to 179 world countries and was importing goods from 122 countries, according to the latest publication by the national statistics office about Latvia’s foreign trade. Total Latvian exports in the ...
Global economic downturn dramatically increased cancer deaths
Times of India - 5/29/2016 11:19:43 AM
The economic crisis of 2008-10 and the rise in unemployment that accompanied it led to dramatic rise in cancer-related deaths, says a study ... from more than 70 high and middle-income countries around the world, representing roughly two billion people.
Recession led to 260k extra cancer deaths, experts claim
Irish Examiner - 5/27/2016 2:10:54 AM
... of cancer deaths around the world may have occurred as a result of the great recession of 2008, experts claim. Unemployment and austerity were associated with more than 260,000 extra deaths of cancer patients in countries belonging to the Organisation ...
Three Shipwrecks and Over 700 Deaths as Migrant Crisis Flares on Mediterranean
New York Times - 5/29/2016 4:41:51 PM
Drowning deaths ... world delivered to your inbox every day in the European morning. The grisly week also underscored the complex problem that the refugee crisis poses for Europe. The Continent’s leaders, facing an anti-immigrant backlash in many ...
Sixty-ninth World Health Assembly closes
WHO - 5/28/2016 6:51:53 PM
Delegates also decided to include a follow-up item on this issue at the Seventieth World Health Assembly. To support countries’ efforts to reach the SDG target of reducing road traffic deaths and injuries by 50% by 2020, World Health Assembly delegates ...
South Africa alcohol consumption vs the world
businesstech.co.za - 5/27/2016 11:22:05 AM
and 4.0% of deaths among females. South Africa has been highlighted as the worst country in the world for drunk driving, where as much as 58% of deaths on SA roads can be attributed to alcohol consumption.
Over 80% of world's city dwellers breathe polluted air: WHO
wap.business-standard.com - 5/28/2016 12:46:48 PM
Over 80% of ... income countries are among poor air quality countries. The report was a outcome of the data collected from 795 cities in 67 countries between 2008 and 2013. Various surveys have revealed that every year over 3 million premature deaths ...
How the country became gripped by crisis
Buenos Aires Herald - 5/28/2016 4:18:34 AM
A more recent precedent is the wave of anti-government unrest in 2014 that resulted in more than 40 deaths and dozens of arrests. Venezuela has one of the world’s highest homicide rates and the huge number of firearms circulating on the streets is a ...
IBF World Championship Bout Attracts more than 200 Million of Viewers
prnewswire.com - 5/29/2016 5:00:20 AM
According to the statistics from CCTV ... I Believe Future!" to the world for calling on all boxers from all over the world to build a better future for boxing industry. More than 300 IBF members from over 36 countries felt the nation's aspiration for ...
World Tourism Organization Releases Latest Mexico Travel Stats
Travel Agent Central - 5/25/2016 7:16:55 PM
The Mexico Tourism Board recently shared some new travel statistics from the ... moving from ninth to tenth place in world rankings. The data also showed that the number of foreign visitors airlifted to Mexico by country of residence, from January ...
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation To Support Study of Microbiome of Infants in Developing Countries
Medical Reaearch News and Interviews - 5/28/2016 6:23:15 PM
Response: The World ... developing countries where sanitary conditions may be poor may lead to the introduction of microorganisms such as Shigella, which can cause intestinal infections and in extreme cases may be fatal. 0.8 million infant deaths in ...
World health assembly boosts rapid emergency response
citizentv.co.ke - 5/28/2016 2:48:30 PM
The World Health Assembly has approved reforms that will increase the U.N. health agency’s ability to respond rapidly and more effectively to health emergencies. In Geneva, a panel of experts discussed how new measures will help countries tackle ...