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 - 2/20/2017 11:56:49 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 ...
U.S. commander says coalition 'probably had a role' in mass civilian casualties in Mosul
Los Angeles Times - 3/28/2017 8:00:51 PM
In both countries, militants are mixed among the locals in heavily populated areas. The Pentagon has acknowledged at least 220 civilian deaths from coalition airstrikes in Iraq and Syria since the U.S. campaign against Islamic State began in mid-2014.
27 million people lack safe water in countries facing or at risk of famine
UNICEF - 3/28/2017 9:26:45 PM
A cholera outbreak in June 2016 produced more than 5,000 cholera cases and over 100 deaths ... first of its kind in the country – is also under way to vaccinate half a million people; • In South Sudan, working with the World Food Programme to fly ...
'Fair chance' U.S. airstrike played role in Mosul civilian deaths, says top U.S. General in Iraq
krvn.com - 3/28/2017 9:33:54 PM
(WASHINGTON) -- According to the top U.S. commander in Iraq there is "a fair chance" that a coalition airstrike played a role in the deaths of as many as 200 civilians ... Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Women's World Championship if they can't str...
Yemen President sentenced to death by rebel-run court for treason
Hindustan Times - 3/26/2017 7:20:16 PM
(AFP) A rebel court in Yemen’s insurgent-held capital Sanaa has sentenced in absentia President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi to death for high treason ... Three million people have been displaced and the country faces a serious threat of famine, it says.
Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body still in the country
FOX News - 3/28/2017 8:12:10 AM
Health Minister Subramaniam Sathasivam said Tuesday that the body was still in a Kuala Lumpur morgue pending negotiations with North Korea. Kim's death has sparked a diplomatic dispute, with the countries imposing exit bans on each other's citizens.
Death toll continues to rise in flood-hit Peru
USA Today - 3/27/2017 11:51:06 PM
Death toll continues to rise in flood-hit Peru Hundreds of families were stranded in Peru after a bridge collapsed due to the rising Chancay river, as torrential downpours in the country have killed at least 90 people and left more than 120,000 without a home.
This is where air pollution kills the most people
World Economic Forum - 3/22/2017 11:57:01 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 ...
Border agents beat an undocumented immigrant to death. The U.S. is paying his family $1 million.
Washington Post - 3/28/2017 10:35:20 AM
[A crooked cop’s execution-style killing in Texas exposes the ruthless inner workings of the Mexican Mafia] The story of Hernandez’s 2010 death at the Tijuana-San ... are doing this in front of God and the world.” Hernandez crossed into the United ...
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.
KING: James Jackson is a terrorist unacknowledged by Trump
New York Daily News - 3/28/2017 2:24:24 PM
Yet, the stereotype of a terrorist in this country remains a man from the Middle East. In the name of making this nation safer, Donald Trump has issued executive orders seeking to ban people from places in the world that have actually never caused an ...
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.
HIV/AIDS leading cause of premature death in Thailand - study
news.trust.org - 8/21/2013 1:47:38 PM
that 98 countries had a rise in AIDS deaths from 2006 to 2010, and that they should devote more resources to the problem BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – HIV/AIDS is the leading cause of premature death and disability from disease in Thailand and ...
HIV / AIDS
ourworldindata.org - 3/21/2017 3:44:17 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 ...
Italy Named World’s Healthiest Country In Bloomberg Survey
The Marshall Town - 3/28/2017 9:02:17 AM
... Index has declared Italy as the healthiest country in the world. The survey ranked 163 countries based on parameters such as life expectancy, high blood pressure, the cause of death, malnutrition, availability of clean water, and use of tobacco.