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
Global Death Rate By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
Issues related to violence and healthcare have resulted in high crude death rates in parts of Africa and Eastern Europe, affecting countries such as Lesotho and Ukraine in different ways. Tuberculosis has infected one third of the world's population and ...
Revealed: Kim Jong-nam was gripped by fear and paranoia, says friend
The Guardian - 2/21/2017 1:29:52 AM
He never had any ambitions to rule the country. He didn’t accept or appreciate ... his international lifestyle and mingling with the wider world, that Pyongyang found so threatening. Since Kim Jong-nam’s death, Sahakian has considered the different ...
Death toll in Somalia marketplace blast rises to 34
FOX News - 2/19/2017 5:45:46 PM
MOGADISHU, Somalia – The death toll from a car bomb at a marketplace in ... said that "Italy remains solidly on Somalia's side in the process of the country's stabilization." He added that "together we will act so that the terrorists don't succeed ...
Pakistan launches military crackdown as death toll in shrine bombing rises to 88
Los Angeles Times - 2/17/2017 2:34:52 PM
Health Ministry officials raised the death toll to 88 people, with approximately 350 wounded, dozens critically. Security officials said they had killed 44 suspected militants in security operations across the country ... the Muslim world but often ...
World briefs: More arms being traded around globe
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 2/21/2017 5:33:15 AM
Also on Monday, the Russian military reported the deaths of four ... Also in the world ... Turkish officials say 26 people have been detained following a car bomb attack which killed two people in the southeast of the country.
Colleagues mourn sudden death of Russian ambassador to UN
Kentucky.com - 2/21/2017 5:47:34 AM
The cause of his death was not immediately known ... Diplomatic colleagues from around the world mourned Churkin as a master in their field, saying he had both a deep knowledge of diplomacy and a large and colorful personality. U.S. Ambassador Nikki ...
Unattended dump truck driver gets 65 days in child death
The Seattle Times - 2/20/2017 12:43:56 PM
Suarez has been in jail since the death. His sentence will end Feb. 28. Federal immigration authorities will then likely take custody of him because officials say he’s in the country without legal permission.
Malaysian diplomat says Kim death investigation impartial
The Miami Herald - 2/20/2017 11:39:30 AM
North Korea's ambassador to Malaysia on Monday denounced the country's investigation into Kim's death, calling it politically motivated and demanding a joint probe. Malaysia's foreign ministry responded that the ambassador's comments were "culled from ...
This is where air pollution kills the most people
weforum.org - 2/13/2017 11:57:57 PM
That’s more than the number of people killed by HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and road ... It is a problem around the world, but some countries are much more affected than others. Premature deaths caused by air pollution have declined in Europe, the United ...
Kim Jong Un’s Half-Brother Killed: Four More North Koreans Wanted by Police
NBC News - 2/19/2017 10:00:29 AM
"I can confirm today that they [the four North Korean suspects] have left our country the very same day the incident happened ... Malaysian police said that the cause of death still was not known and that they were waiting for pathology and toxicology ...
Four suspects sought in connection to Kim Jong Nam's death
New York Daily News - 2/20/2017 7:57:36 AM
Since Kim’s death last week, authorities have been trying to piece together ... He said the men were North Korean and had flown out of the country last Monday, when Kim died. “I am not going disclose where they are,” he told a room packed with ...
Death, diplomatic spat could cost North Korea a rare friend
San Francisco Gate - 2/20/2017 8:04:46 AM
While it isn't one of Pyongyang's key diplomatic partners, it is one of the few places in the world where North Koreans can travel ... but who had left the country soon after the attack. "Malaysia is very embarrassed," Lee said. "This incident has caused ...
Does tuberculosis top HIV/AIDS as the deadlier disease?
Politi Fact - 1/11/2017 10:06:46 PM
An imperfect science: The India factor Estimating deaths from TB and HIV/AIDS requires judgment calls ... "In addition," Smith said, " the country has made case notification legally mandatory." In the world of tuberculosis, India is a huge deal.
How Russia Implements the Minsk 2 Agreement, by Scott Humor
thesaker.is - 2/20/2017 8:11:55 AM
“Military-political and economic rivalry between global and regional policy makers and between individual countries has increased ... of ‘hunting’ for Russian citizens around the world.” “The number of such incidents now exceeds 30.
HIV / AIDS
ourworldindata.org - 2/15/2017 11:23:58 AM
The number of AIDS-related deaths increased throughout the 1990s and ... 11 The source of funding for HIV/AIDS treatment varies across world region. Many countries in Sub-Saharan Africa care for HIV/AIDS patients primarily via funding from international ...