|Rank||Country||HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS|
|36||Central African Republic||130,000|
|46||Congo, Republic of the||77,000|
|65||Papua New Guinea||34,000|
|84||Trinidad and Tobago||15,000|
|139||Bosnia and Herzegovina||900|
Definition: This entry gives an estimate of all people (adults and children) alive at yearend with HIV infection, whether or not they have developed symptoms of AIDS.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS map
HIV/AIDS Vaccine in Sight
TPM - 9/16/2014 10:28:47 AM
In 1987, a person diagnosed with HIV/AIDS was given six months to live. In 2014 ... the highest death rate in the country,” she said of her home state. She then closed the discussion by highlighting the struggles patients face when it comes to housing ...
Danger of HIV underestimated in Armenia
arka.am - 9/18/2014 4:52:58 PM
In 2012, there were 35.3 million people with HIV across the world. Of them ... Experts say the potential number of people living with HIV may be 3,500 in Armenia. The number of HIV-infected and AIDS-diagnosed people has grown over recent years due ...
AIDS and Aging
The Post News Group - 9/10/2014 2:32:08 PM
In the world of HIV prevention, persons over the age of 50 have been considered an invisible population. Sept. 18 is National HIV/AIDS ... people living with HIV in the United States. By 2015 it is predicted that half of those living with HIV in the ...
Africa: Criminalising HIV Will Stop People Knowing Their Status
AllAfrica - 9/15/2014 12:10:11 PM
According to UNAIDS, more than 60 countries around the world have laws which criminalise ... of dollars for awareness and treatment of HIV and AIDS. Sterling's public outburst portrayed people living with HIV as promiscuous and behaving badly.
The First HIV/AIDS Generation Reaches Retirement Age
News Week - 9/18/2014 11:02:12 AM
People with HIV and AIDS are living longer than was ever expected before the development ... Here, the average age of HIV-positive residents is 51, compared with 40 in the rest of the country, according to the Riverside County Department of Public Health.
Southern states create a new face of AIDS
Daytona Times - 9/18/2014 12:20:57 PM
“That’s a tragedy that shouldn’t happen in our country,” Saag said. Many of the people living with HIV/AIDS in the South are desperately poor. Many live in rural areas miles upon miles from a clinic, and don’t have access to cars. Others live ...
Truvada has been called the 'miracle' HIV pill – so why is uptake so slow?
theguardian.com - 9/18/2014 1:54:00 PM
And now this longtime west coast home to gay pride and technological innovation may soon become the country’s leader in the fight to eradicate Aids. This week ... represented in the amount of people living with HIV, dying from the disease and getting ...
Ambitious new targets for HIV treatment scale-up
UNAIDS - 9/18/2014 4:24:20 PM
Achieving this target would increase the proportion of people living with HIV worldwide who have viral suppression by two to three times and would lay the groundwork to end the AIDS epidemic as a public health threat by 2030. A number of countries are ...
Ghana Aids Commission Meets Editors On HIV/AIDS Response
Modern Ghana - 9/18/2014 6:54:39 PM
The Ghana AIDS Commission yesterday met editors of media houses under the editors’ forum to deliberate on the role the media can play to help sustain public interest and commitment to the HIV response in the country ... with more people living in ...
Reduced treatment delays for people with drug-resistant TB and HIV co-infection through decentralised care and rapid Xpert MTB/RIF test
Nam Aidsmap - 9/15/2014 11:58:52 PM
HIV & AIDS treatment in practice Email newsletter on the practical aspects of delivering HIV treatment in resource-limited settings. Apps and online tools A range of interactive tools to support people living with ... TB management in countries with ...
HIV/AIDS still increasing in Georgia
Athens Banner-Herald - 9/11/2014 12:47:44 AM
About 46,000 Georgians have been diagnosed with HIV, but an estimated 17.1 percent, about 9,500 people, are undiagnosed, said Shabu, Georgia has the fifth-highest number of diagnosed HIV/AIDS people in the country ... of people who live with HIV/AIDS ...
AIDS Alabama CEO honored as 'community champion'
Al.com - 9/17/2014 9:23:11 AM
Bush gave the keynote speech at the ceremony in Washington D.C. "I am grateful for the generosity of the American people and to those individuals and organizations who are leading the fight to combat HIV ... AIDS in Mobile. "I live in a part of the country ...
HIV/AIDS Afflicts Migrants Living in Wealthy Countries
Voice of America - 12/1/2012 10:45:37 AM
To mark this year's World ... of people living with HIV has increased in the last 10 years in high-income countries in North America and Europe. The International Organization for Migration says migrants are particularly badly affected by AIDS in high ...
Southern States Face an AIDS Problem
Governing - 9/15/2014 5:53:47 PM
The original face of AIDS ... people living in sub-Saharan Africa. The young man had been HIV positive for years but didn’t know it. With earlier treatment, doctors might have preserved his sight. “That’s a tragedy that shouldn’t happen in our ...
Poor patients in India facing HIV/AIDS drug shortages
Reuters - 9/4/2014 8:58:38 PM
Out of 2.1 million HIV/AIDS patients in India ... for one month's supply in the retail market in a country where, according to the World Bank, one in three were living on under $1.25 a day in 2009/10. Drugmakers in India, the world's largest source ...