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
World TB deaths shoot up -- on paper
Politi Fact - 10/24/2016 4:59:36 PM
"The World Health Organization’s annual look at the global ... Prusak noted that the report shows that TB deaths topped those by HIV/AIDS. Kates, WHO and Doctors Without Borders applaud the improved TB monitoring. They also all say that funding to ...
Stadium worker dies at Qatar World Cup site — the first ‘work-related’ death the country has announced
National Post - 10/23/2016 1:23:03 AM
A Qatar World Cup stadium worker has died ... Qatar has previously reported three deaths at stadium construction sites but said they were not “work-related.” The tiny, gas-rich country is relying on its large workforce of Asian labourers to build ...
Worker dies in 'work-related fatality' at World Cup stadium in Qatar
Reuters - 10/23/2016 6:02:13 AM
DOHA A worker has died in a "work-related fatality" at the site of a 2022 World Cup stadium in Qatar, the country's World Cup organizing body ... found evidence of dozens of work-related deaths across Qatar among migrant laborers from South Asia.
Qatar announces 1st 'work-related' World Cup stadium death
US News and World Report - 10/23/2016 10:55:42 AM
A Qatar World Cup stadium worker has died ... Qatar has previously reported three deaths at stadium construction sites but said they were not "work-related." The tiny, gas-rich country is relying on its large workforce of Asian laborers to build stadiums ...
First Qatar World Cup Fatality Announced, More To Come
vocativ.com - 10/24/2016 2:22:07 PM
The organizing body for Qatar’s 2022 World Cup announced the first “work-related fatality” amidst the country’s construction boon to ... yet declined to investigate the workers’ deaths. The latest attempt to spur reforms is a lawsuit filed ...
One Day: Ten Kids, Ten Guns, Ten Deaths
Daily Beast - 10/24/2016 8:59:59 AM
He’s talking about gun deaths, and he’s not wrong when he calls the U.S. an outlier. In this country, Younge writes ... I’m just thinking: Where else in the Western world does this happen? This is what you would do in a warzone.
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.
What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
NPR News - 7/14/2016 3:40:08 PM
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.
HIV / AIDS
ourworldindata.org - 10/16/2016 12:44:14 PM
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 ...
Number of deaths due to HIV/AIDS - By Country
www.quandl.com - 9/21/2016 3:58:31 PM
This page presents current and historical data for the Number of deaths due to HIV/AIDS across all countries that it is available ... Zimbabwe 39,000.00 2012 unit 0.00% Click to download all World data in csv or json.
HIV/Aids mortality rate rising by 11pc annually in Pakistan: report
Dawn - 7/22/2014 5:22:58 AM
KARACHI: Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/Aids) is claiming more lives in Pakistan than ever, says a first-of-its-kind analysis of trend data from 188 countries ... since 2000. Worldwide, deaths from HIV/Aids ...
Driving to an early grave
The Economist online - 1/25/2014 3:10:28 AM
The picture is repeated across Kenya as the country’s roads are upgraded ... Poor and middle-income ones will see crashes match HIV/AIDS as a cause of death by 2030 (see chart). In the very poorest, the WHO expects deaths almost to triple.
WHO urges countries to reduce deaths by hepatitis
Daily Times - 10/7/2016 11:53:28 PM
ISLAMABAD: On the occasion of World Hepatitis ... WHO's Director of the HIV/AIDS Department and Global Hepatitis Programme. “This requires a rapid acceleration of access to services and medicines for all people in need.” Some countries, however ...
World Health Statistics reports on global health goals for 194 countries
WHO - 5/13/2015 8:22:50 AM
This year’s "World Health Statistics" – published today by WHO – assesses progress towards the health-related goals in each of the 194 countries for which data are available. The results are mixed. By the end of this year if current trends continue ...
Mbeki Aids denial 'caused 300,000 deaths'
The Guardian - 11/25/2008 11:53:22 PM
South Africa has one of the severest HIV/Aids epidemics in the world. About 5.5 million people, or 18.8% of the adult population, have HIV, according to the UN. In 2005, there were about 900 deaths a day. But from the late 1990s Mbeki turned his back on ...