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
Worldwide HIV Infection Drug Market Examined in New Kuick Research Report Published at MarketPublishers.com
WBTW - 8/22/2014 2:18:52 PM
The improved access to antiretroviral drugs and treatments in the recent past, specifically in the developing world, has led to the decline in the rate of HIV infection and the number of deaths due to AIDS globally ... company and country), covers the ...
No Hope for AIDS-Free Generation in Uganda as Controversial HIV Bill is Signed into Law
Inter Press Service - 8/22/2014 10:01:10 AM
There will be “an increase in deaths from HIV, more infections” as a result of the HIV/AIDS law, he warned. According to AIDS Free World, over 60 countries criminalise the transmission of HIV or the failure to disclose one’s HIV status to sex ...
Trangender HIV deaths rise despite drop in TN fatalities
Times of India - 8/16/2014 12:14:09 AM
consider that the latest census statistics put the number of transgenders in the country at 4.9 lakh out of a total population in excess of 120 crore. That is 0.04% of the general population. By comparison, the HIV/AIDS mortality rate for transgenders by ...
Helping Uganda’s HIV positive Women Avoid Unplanned Pregnancies
Inter Press Service - 8/18/2014 9:54:35 PM
These days she would rather be known as an “HIV/AIDS family planning campaigner”. “We need to reduce unplanned pregnancies and the HIV infection rate in our country,” Kemigisa ... of AIDS-related children’s deaths, says a study.
Ghana hopefully will eliminate HIV and AIDS
Spy Ghana - 8/22/2014 9:35:31 PM
President John Dramani Mahama on Friday said Ghana had the potential to reduce the incidence of HIV and AIDS new infections to zero per cent ... she had so far taken to stem the disease in the country and the continent as a whole. Also at the programme ...
With Advance in HIV Treatment, Survivors Face Other Disease Risks
Med India - 8/19/2014 6:40:07 PM
As effective treatments for HIV become more widely available in low- and middle-income countries, there's an urgent need ... substantially lowered the rates of HIV infection and deaths from HIV/AIDS. Dr Narayan and coauthors write, "Today, with over ...
Kenya ranked fourth worldwide in HIV infections
The Citizen - 8/22/2014 8:42:26 AM
Kenya has the fourth highest number of Aids infections in the world. The HIV prevalence in the country stands at 1.6 million people ... and India (2.4 million), according to statistics from the UNAIDS and World Health Organisation (WHO).
Death rate from HIV dropped to half in rich countries during past decade
Zee News - 7/18/2014 10:57:00 AM
Washington: A new study has revealed that the overall death rate has been cut to half among the people with AIDS ... world's rich countries and receiving care and antiretroviral therapy (ART), compared with a decade ago. The study involved nearly 50, 000 ...
Mbeki Aids denial 'caused 300,000 deaths'
theguardian.com - 11/25/2008 11:53:22 PM
The Aids policies of the former South African president Thabo Mbeki's government were directly responsible for the avoidable deaths ... country, according to research by Harvard university. South Africa has one of the severest HIV/Aids epidemics in the world.
The Tragic Effects of HIV & AIDS on Economies of Developing Countries
topsecretwriters.com - 11/12/2011 11:58:39 PM
However, the effects of HIV and AIDS is ... and contraption in developing countries, the unremitting cycle of devastation AIDS and HIV has on society may finally be impeded. With households less impoverished by premature death, more people will be able ...
Why Did AIDS Ravage the U.S. More Than Any Other Developed Country? Solving an epidemiological mystery
New Republic - 5/11/2014 11:59:09 PM
(Five Startling Statistics About America's Dreaful Record on HIV/AIDS) The second thing they tell me is why. AIDS is the same virus no matter what country ... in the United States didn’t fall to the same lows as the rest of the developed world.
Africa: HIV/Aids Resource Adds Data From More Than 100 Countries
AllAfrica - 7/22/2014 4:50:10 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 ...