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
Adolescent deaths from AIDS tripled since 2000: UNICEF
Zee News - 11/27/2015 2:12:00 AM
However, among teenagers aged 15-19, 26 new infections occur every hour, and about half of the two million living with HIV in this group are in just six countries ... head of UNICEF's global HIV/AIDS programmes, told a conference in Johannesburg where ...
India accounts for 50% of reported Meliodosis deaths in South Asian countries
Times of India - 11/26/2015 9:22:41 AM
MANIPAL: About 16,500 people are getting affected with melioidosis every year in the world, of which 44% are from South Asian countries, said David Dance ... at the top with more than 50% of reported deaths, mainly because the disease going undiagnosed.
New Zealand obesity campaigner quits saying country has made 'no progress'
The Guardian - 11/27/2015 2:47:47 AM
New Zealand is the third fattest nation of the OECD countries, according to official statistics. One in every three New Zealand adults, and one in every ten New Zealand children are obese. Toomath started FOE in 2001 as she was beginning to treat teenagers ...
Liberia, Partners Observe World AIDS Day
AllAfrica - 11/26/2015 12:28:48 PM
NAC said HIV&AIDS is present here in Liberia and undermining the country's ... epidemic by 20130. Statistics have shown that AIDS has killed more than 25 million people between 1981 and 2007, and an estimated 33.2 million people worldwide live with HIV ...
Adolescent Deaths From AIDS Have Tripled Over The Last 15 Years Despite Overall Decline
International Business Times - 11/27/2015 3:02:06 AM
However, despite the rise in AIDS-related deaths among adolescents, the world has made significant progress toward ... head of Unicef’s global HIV/AIDS program, said, in a statement. “But immediate investments are needed to get life-saving treatment ...
Should World Series Cricket stats be recognised?
The Roar - 11/26/2015 11:20:12 PM
He adds that Cricket Australia (CA) has approved the inclusion of World Series Cricket statistics in the official playing records ... In the past many high-quality matches have been played by a country against Commonwealth XIs and Best of World XIs.
Nigeria: Boko Haram Cannot be Crushed by December
NDTV - 11/27/2015 12:24:38 AM
"The timeline on when to stop the insurgents from activating sleeper cells and detonating bombs into soft targets in any part of the country ... the world's most deadly extremist group in the Global Terrorism Index last week, with 6,644 deaths attributed ...
Understanding Yemen conflict: ‘Destruction of a world heritage site may trigger reaction from public’
The Express Tribune - 11/26/2015 8:49:53 PM
Perhaps, the destruction of world heritage sites will trigger some sort of reaction ... There have been more than 3,000 reported civilian deaths in Yemen but this does not appear to be enough, Bonnefoy lamented. Bonnefoy holds a PhD in international ...
NACA calls for increased funding of HIV/AIDS treatment
The Nation - 11/26/2015 11:05:53 PM
He said in line with new World Health Organisation ... To meet this, Idoko said the country would need about $2.9 million for 2016. The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in September had set 2030 target to eliminate HIV/AIDS globally, while Nigeria ...
Types of cancers worldwide in numbers
Daily News Egypt - 11/27/2015 12:06:08 PM
Breast cancer is on the top of the list of cancers that affect women in both developed and developing countries, according to the latest statistics of the World Health Organization and Cancer Research UK Institute. Breast cancer is the second most ...
Piketty Says Russia Robbed of Bigger Reserves by Capital Flight
Bloomberg - 11/27/2015 12:13:18 PM
The current income levy is “relatively small” in a country with ... to the Federal Statistics Service. The crisis marks the “ first significant” increase in Russia’s poverty since the crisis in 1998-1999, according to the World Bank.
HIV/AIDS database adds information from more than 100 countries
Los Angeles Times - 9/26/2013 4:51:01 AM
The U.S. Census Bureau announced Monday that it had updated its world HIV/AIDS database to ... AIDS cases and related deaths. The primary purpose of the database is to collect and disseminate information from developing countries, and is used by the ...
Tuberculosis Deaths Overtake HIV/AIDS Casualties Worldwide
News Max - 10/29/2015 12:19:03 PM
Worldwide tuberculosis deaths have eclipsed deaths attributed to HIV/AIDS, the World Health Organization reported this week. "The good news is that TB intervention has saved some 43 million lives since 2000," Dr. Mario Raviglione, director of the WHO TB ...
HIV/AIDS deaths are down in South Africa -- But most are still unacknowledged
Eurek Alert - 10/29/2015 4:22:26 PM
But HIV/AIDS remains the leading cause ... and succeed in an ever more dynamic world. Wolters Kluwer reported 2014 annual revenues of €3.7 billion. The group serves customers in over 170 countries, and employs over 19,000 people worldwide.
Putin says US knew flight path of Russian bomber shot down by Turkey
FOX News - 11/27/2015 8:52:52 AM
Putin said the Ankara government had "thoughtlessly and rudely" destroyed friendly ties between the two countries, and issued a warning ... "Incidents like the destruction of our aircraft and the deaths of our servicemen... are absolutely unacceptable ...