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
Nigeria: Nation Ranks Top in HIV/Aids-Related Fatalities
AllAfrica - 12/2/2016 9:46:48 AM
more people die of HIV infection in Nigeria than in any other country in the world, with about 180,000 deaths every year. We also have the largest number of newly infected children. Our country contributes one in every three new HIV infections among ...
Today is World AIDS Day:Focus on adolescents of the future
newsfirst.lk - 12/2/2016 7:45:06 AM
34 deaths have been reported in the ... seems to be the recurring theme in the effort to end HIV AIDS, specially at a time when the country is seeking rapid growth. Reports say that 70 percent of the world’s population will be living in towns and cities ...
Combating HIV/AIDS Through Innovative Commerce
The Huffington Post - 12/1/2016 3:07:07 AM
World AIDS Day 2016 ... status does not have to be a death sentence, responsible governance combined with community led efforts, and market oriented solutions should unite in highly impacted countries to make HIV/AIDS history.
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 ...
Death threats and abuse for woman leading Brexit court fight
FOX News - 12/2/2016 5:17:46 PM
The financial entrepreneur says she has received death threats and racial and sexual abuse since ... "If that all disappears and we become this divisive, hateful, intolerant country, then every single one of us loses something. We lose part of our heart ...
India can end the HIV/AIDS epidemic by 2030: J P Nadda
Economic Times - 12/1/2016 7:34:58 PM
NEW DELHI: Union Health Minister J P Nadda today said around two decades ago India was predicted to be the AIDS capital of world but has now "successfully arrested" the epidemic of HIV and claimed that the country ... we can end the HIV/AIDS epidemic ...
Vigils, campaigns mark World AIDS Day
Reuters - 12/1/2016 10:45:15 AM
From awareness campaigns to candle-lit vigils, people around the globe are marking World AIDS Day on Thursday. Each year, people across countries gather on Dec. 1 to promote awareness about the fight against HIV/AIDS and remember those who lost their lives.
Prince Harry and Rihanna get tested for World AIDS Day
USA Today - 12/1/2016 12:32:37 PM
The Barbadian pop princess joined the British royal on Thursday for the Barbados National HIV/AIDS Commission's "Man Aware" event, held in the capital of Bridgetown in recognition of World AIDS Day ... were not necessarily a death sentence and that ...
World AIDS Day Presidential Proclamation
Dallas Voice - 12/1/2016 3:42:54 AM
... people living with HIV reside in low- to middle-income countries. We need to do more to reach those who are at risk for contracting HIV/AIDS, and the United States is helping shape the world’s response to this crisis and working alongside the ...
Celebrating World AIDS Day
News One - 12/1/2016 10:41:04 PM
Contracting HIV/AIDS is not a death sentence. Millions of people who have the virus live fully functioning lives with the aid of new and emerging medicines. World AIDS Day also reminds us about the importance of prevention. The CDC recommends you get ...
India can end HIV epidemic by 2030, says health minister Nadda
Hindustan Times - 12/1/2016 6:59:10 PM
India can put an end to its HIV/Aids epidemic by 2030, said Union health minister JP Nadda on the occasion of World Aids Day ... new infection and 29% decline in the number of Aids-related deaths,” the minister said. He added that the government has ...
World Aids Day highlights HIV/AIDS, steers away stigma
Johnson City Press - 12/1/2016 8:14:55 AM
“World ... for HIV/AIDS, and it’s helped decrease the number of people getting the disease. “In Tennessee as a whole, we’ve had a decrease in new HIV diagnoses by 17 percent. Late stage diagnosis is down 19 percent and deaths are down by 20 percent.”
Belize weighs in on world weed list
breakingbelizenews.com - 12/2/2016 9:42:37 PM
It is something that has become common and with the discussion intensifying around the world as many countries and states within the US ... and to put a stop to the crime, corruption and death that is taking place on an industrial scale around the world”.
The World War II lessons learned and forgotten
Charlotte Observer - 12/2/2016 4:24:40 AM
Compared to some of the other ships that day, the Cummings was relatively unhurt, just three minor casualties, a dented bulkhead ... of the lessons we learned – or have forgotten – about World War II, like the dangers of race hatred and demagoguery ...
Malaysia optimistic of meeting WHO target in fight against HIV/AIDS
Astro Awani - 12/2/2016 8:35:13 AM
"New HIV/AIDS infections worldwide recorded a decline of 35 per cent since the year 2000, while deaths due to AIDS dropped by 42 percent. "Malaysia is following the world trend in this ... of people with HIV in this country are men while 61 per cent ...