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, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
Deaths and infections from HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria plummet globally
Medical Xpress - 7/22/2014 6:56:02 AM
Today, fewer people are dying from HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, according to a new, first-of-its-kind analysis of trend data from 188 countries ... authors note that as the world ages, higher numbers of cases and deaths will occur.
HIV/Aids mortality rate rising by 11pc annually in Pakistan: report
Dawn - 7/22/2014 3:49:55 AM
“With progress in reducing HIV/Aids at the global level, success in particular countries and regions varied as their ... The study also assessed trends in annual malaria cases and deaths throughout the world. From 2000 to 2013, Pakistan reduced its ...
New estimates for HIV deaths slashed by a quarter
Health24 - 7/22/2014 8:21:56 AM
Anti-Aids drugs have helped save 19 million years of human life since 1996, said an analysis Tuesday which also slashed UN estimates for HIV deaths ... in 188 countries over the period 1990 to 2013. Slow but important progress They found the world's ...
AIDS still extracting a deadly price, but SA is making progress
health-e.org.za - 7/23/2014 9:25:10 AM
South Africa has more AIDS-related deaths than any country in the world, but deaths of young children have decreased ... the country is making significant progress in combating HIV. This is according to a huge global study looking at trends in HIV, TB ...
Death rate from HIV dropped to half in rich countries during past decade
New Kerala - 7/18/2014 6:13:39 PM
A new study has revealed that the overall death rate has been cut to half among the people with AIDS ... the world's rich countries and receiving care and antiretroviral therapy (ART), compared with a decade ago. The study involved nearly 50, 000 HIV ...
HIV/AIDS mortality rate rising by 11pc annually in Pakistan
The Frontier Post - 7/23/2014 12:49:46 AM
while tuberculosis deaths declined by 3.7pc. Pakistan, however, is experiencing the opposite with HIV/AIDS, according to the study. “Increasingly, more people have died from HIV/AIDS since 1990. From 2000 to 2013, the country averaged a 15 per cent ...
India scores by battling HIV/AIDS but falls short fighting TB and malaria
The Hindu - 7/22/2014 6:48:52 AM
The global burden and mortality from HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria across the world, and in the developing ... about 50 per cent of global deaths from malaria last year were in just three countries — India, Nigeria and Democratic Republic of Congo.
HIV epidemic ‘smaller’ than UN estimates
freemalaysiatoday.com - 7/22/2014 1:48:13 AM
PARIS: Anti-AIDS drugs have helped save ... tracked the rate of new infections, deaths and numbers of people living with HIV, tuberculosis and malaria in 188 countries over the period 1990 to 2013. They found the world’s malaria burden, while shrinking ...
Africa: HIV/Aids Resource Adds Data From More Than 100 Countries
AllAfrica - 7/20/2014 11:54:53 PM
It is the world's only resource that consolidates HIV/AIDS information for ... The tool consists of a library of statistics from more than 14,900 sources in international scientific and medical journals, individual countries' annual HIV/AIDS surveillance ...
Report Says HIV Epidemic 'Smaller' Than UN Estimates
Med India - 7/22/2014 5:30:08 AM
The analysis by a team of international researchers tracked the rate of new infections, deaths and numbers of people living with HIV, tuberculosis and malaria in 188 countries over the period 1990 to 2013. They found the ... from HIV/AIDS thanks to ...
AIDS experts blast countries with anti-gay laws
Yahoo News - 7/21/2014 1:45:14 PM
Campaigners at the world AIDS conference are taking aim at countries with anti-gay laws, accusing them of creating conditions that allow the spread of HIV. Powerfully mixing ... and seven of them have the death penalty for it. Recent adopters of anti ...
AIDS mortality rate rising by 11 per cent annually in Pakistan: report
Pakistan Today - 7/22/2014 8:07:37 AM
“With progress in reducing HIV/AIDS at the global level, success in particular countries and regions varied as their ... The study also assessed trends in annual malaria cases and deaths throughout the world. From 2000 to 2013, Pakistan reduced its ...
AIDS epidemic could be ‘wiped out by 2030′
Pakistan Today - 7/21/2014 10:24:48 AM
The number of people dying from AIDS has fallen to a record low, leading scientists to declare the epidemic could end within 15 years. Global AIDS-related deaths ... countries could have the dynamic we’re seeing now in South Africa in the fight against ...
Ebola Virus Deadlier Than HIV/AIDS- Experts
Leadership - 7/21/2014 2:18:02 AM
Ebola virus is the most difficult health challenge confronting the third world countries and is deadlier than HIV/AIDs,medical experts have declared ... contact with an effected person is almost a death sentence because the virus has no vaccines,no ...
Africa: Controlling HIV-Aids By 2030 Is Possible - UNAIDS
AllAfrica - 7/21/2014 12:55:08 PM
The report showed that 35 million people around the world were living with HIV. There were 2.1 million new cases in 2013 - 38% less than the 3.4 million figures in 2001. Aids-related deaths have fallen ... of the most affected country in the region.