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
The 10 wealthiest countries in the world
cnbcafrica.com - 8/23/2016 10:35:00 AM
High real estate prices – Monaco apartments are the most expensive in the world per square meter. Snob appeal – Monaco is synonymous with wealth, luxury and fame. Income distribution stats in each country. Stock exchange statistics in each country.
The Worst Countries In The World For Drunk Driving
econintersect.com - 8/24/2016 3:02:50 AM
South Africa is one of the most dangerous countries worldwide for road accidents with 25.1 deaths per 100,000 people every year according to the WHO's Global Status report on Road Safety for 2015. A shocking 6 out of every 10 fatalities on the country's ...
Countries With The Highest Incidence Of Pancreatic Cancer In The World
worldatlas.com - 8/23/2016 4:11:26 PM
North America and Europe exhibit the highest incidence of pancreatic cancer in the world, and Asia and Africa the ... Over 2000 new cases of pancreatic cancer are reported in the country every year while 1500 deaths related to this type of cancer is ...
Over 1,900 Killed in 'Chilling' War on Drugs by Philippines' Duterte
NBC News - 8/23/2016 10:13:31 AM
the country's police chief said Tuesday. Director-General Ronald dela Rosa told a Senate hearing there was no declared policy to kill drug users and pushers and that about 1,100 deaths were still being investigated. "We are not butchers," he said.
Nutrition may be as big a challenge today as HIV/AIDS was 15 years ago
THE CONVERSATION - 8/22/2016 3:15:21 PM
Nearly 50% of child deaths globally ... in developed countries. To change these statistics and improve global health outcomes, nutrition needs a significant focus. Nutritional problems need to be seen to be as critical as HIV/AIDS was seen to be ...
Nigeria’s unfriendly policies drive yet another investor out of the country
venturesafrica.com - 8/23/2016 8:50:36 PM
According to the Nigerian Bureau of Statistics ... GDP of the country, they need to look at inclusive ways where investors interests are protected and wealth is also dispensed into the economy. Nigeria, which ranked 120 in 2008 on the World Bank ease ...
This Program May Reduce Childbirth Deaths In Areas That Need It Most
Denver Channel ABC News - 8/24/2016 5:43:18 PM
Real-world testing on foot and by car showed that the program works. The goal with PlanWise is to fulfill other needs in developing countries, like showing where there are gaps in easy access to vaccinations and clean water. But once the areas in need are ...
Where were the world’s worst earthquakes and which countries most likely to be affected?
www.thesun.co.uk - 8/24/2016 4:50:13 AM
The Amatrice clocktower remained one of the few buildings still standing in the small town The world’s worst earthquake was in near ... Most of the damage and deaths were caused by a series of tsunamis that were generated by the earthquake – it rose ...
World Steel Association: June '16 blast furnace iron output declined by 2%
scrapmonster.com - 8/23/2016 12:15:13 PM
The monthly statistics released by the World Steel Association indicate that blast furnace iron production by world countries dropped 2% during June this year. SPOKANE (Scrap Monster): The monthly statistics released by the World Steel Association indicate ...
For better health, countries must understand death
Devex - 8/23/2016 12:00:54 PM
$100 million Data for Health initiative that seeks to help ministries of health understand what people are dying from in their countries. “The goal here is really to address this giant gap, whereby we know 65 percent of deaths in the world — that’s ...
WHO to help monitor maternal, neonatal deaths
Philstar - 8/21/2016 11:56:06 AM
MANILA, Philippines - With the true magnitude of stillbirths and maternal and neonatal deaths unreported, the World Health Organization (WHO) is now helping countries monitor situations to prevent “future tragedies.” In a statement, WHO said some ...
HIV/AIDS database adds information from more than 100 countries
Los Angeles Times - 9/26/2013 7:28:30 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.
The World's Exterminators
Forbes - 8/24/2016 3:34:27 PM
NEWSPAPER HEADLINES create the impression that the world ... for the deaths of more than 20 million people, most of them Russians. Pol Pot, the Cambodian mass-killer, heads the genocidal list, having murdered about a third of his country’s entire population.
On World Debt and Ponzi Schemes
steemit.com - 8/23/2016 7:53:20 PM
I recently read a couple of interesting statistics that really made me think of how precarious the global economy is. One of those is that the amount of debt that exits globally, taking all forms of debt across all countries, is about 230 trillion dollars.
The World's Deadliest Earthquakes Since 2000
US News and World Report - 8/24/2016 3:05:49 PM
Here is a list of some of the world's deadliest earthquakes ... killing 230,000 people in a dozen countries. Dec. 26, 2003: A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hits southeastern Iran, resulting in 50,000 deaths. March 25, 2002: About 1,000 people are killed in ...