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 ...
Briton falls to death at 2022 Qatar World Cup stadium site
The Miami Herald - 1/20/2017 11:54:48 AM
A British man fell to his death this week at a World Cup stadium building site in Qatar, where construction conditions have come under sharp scrutiny since the country was awarded the 2022 soccer tournament. The 40-year-old man has not been named by World ...
News of Yordano Ventura’s death rocks Dominican Republic, childhood hero Pedro Martinez
The Kansas City Star - 1/22/2017 2:22:45 PM
On Sunday, following the death of the Royals pitcher ... but the Dominican Republic consistently ranks among the deadliest countries for motor-vehicle crashes in data compiled by the World Health Organization, The Washington Post reported Sunday.
More tornadoes ahead as death toll reaches 15 in southeast U.S.
Canoe - 1/22/2017 9:03:37 PM
Catherine Howden of the Georgia Emergency Management Agency said earlier Sunday that the deaths occurred in Cook ... “We live in a very mobile society, we’re moving around the country all the time, I think people in the Gulf Coast unfortunately ...
Driving to an early grave
The Economist online - 1/25/2014 3:10:28 AM
The toll is rising: the World Health Organisation (WHO) expects the number of deaths globally to reach nearly ... And aid donors have pledged $600m to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in the country in the next few years, and $4 billion globally.
What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
NPR News - 7/14/2016 1:21:08 AM
tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to systematically assess the scope of the disease around the world. Also surprising: Deaths from viral hepatitis are evenly distributed between rich and poor countries.
World briefs: A colonial-era wound opens in Namibia
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 1/22/2017 5:11:34 AM
Avalanche deaths ... world ... The United Nations on Saturday issued an appeal for more than half a billion dollars in humanitarian aid to Afghans feeling the brunt of an intensifying conflict, with officials saying that a staggering one-third of the ...
HIV/AIDS database adds information from more than 100 countries
Los Angeles Times - 9/26/2013 8:40:05 AM
The U.S. Census Bureau announced Monday that it had updated its world HIV/AIDS database to include new data on more than 100 countries ... from 219 countries or regions, and tracks the prevalence of HIV infection, AIDS cases and related deaths.
LIST: Top 5 African Countries That Have Successfully Controlled HIV/AIDS
howafrica.com - 12/29/2016 11:09:18 AM
In 2011, the region accounted for 70 percent of deaths caused by AIDS ... With Thursday being World AIDS Day, we look at the top African countries that have controlled the spread of HIV/AIDS. As an Arab and Muslim state, Morocco has made great strides ...
Death Toll Escalates in Mistaken Bombing of Nigerian Camp
nytimes.com - 1/20/2017 2:17:58 PM
Deaths from the errant Nigerian aerial bombing of a displaced ... was one of the deadliest blunders in the country’s protracted struggle to vanquish Boko Haram, an Islamic extremist group that has plundered and marauded through parts of northern Nigeria ...
A New Meningitis Screening Test Could Help Cut South Africa's HIV/AIDS Death Toll
thebodypro.com - 12/7/2016 11:59:51 PM
South Africa has launched the world ... deaths. In South Africa, an estimated 250 000 patients living with HIV and with a CD4 count below 100 will be screened for the cryptococcal antigen annually. Are There Cryptococcal Meningitis Cases in Any Other ...
Foreign policy disaster: Trump team threatens world security by escalating against Iran
Salon - 1/21/2017 8:26:01 AM
The United States, as I show in “The Death of the Nation and the Future of the Arab Revolution ... but the obsession is primarily over the theory of rule — that a Muslim country need not have a King is anathema to the Saudi monarchy.
British man dies at 2022 World Cup stadium site in Qatar
San Francisco Gate - 1/20/2017 7:37:06 AM
A British man has died working on World Cup stadium building site in Qatar, where construction conditions have come under sharp scrutiny since the country was awarded the ... Qatar has previously announced the death of four stadium workers, with one ...
HIV / AIDS
ourworldindata.org - 1/8/2017 4:16:35 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 ...
Clinton Foundation AIDS Program Distributed “Watered-Down” Drugs To Third World Countries, Likely Increasing Death
patdollard.com - 9/21/2016 1:53:50 AM
The congressional report focused on Clinton’s decade-long relationship with a controversial Indian drug manufacturer called Ranbaxy, which CHAI used as one of its main distributors of HIV/AIDS drugs to Third World countries. Keep reading