Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the percentage of adults (aged 15-49) living with HIV/AIDS. The adult prevalence rate is calculated by dividing the estimated number of adults living with HIV/AIDS at yearend by the total adult population at yearend.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate map
HIV/AIDS prevalence rate on the rise in Taraba
NATIONAL MIRROR - 6/29/2015 11:04:49 PM
At a time HIV/AIDS prevalence ... World Bank and WHO. The report as obtained by National Mirror indicates that, the rate is not only above the national average, but is also the highest in the entire north east region and second highest in the entire ...
Countries with the highest HIV/AIDS adult prevalence rate
Mongabay - 1/24/2010 11:57:35 PM
This entry gives an estimate of the percentage of adults (aged 15-49) living with HIV/AIDS. The adult prevalence rate is calculated by dividing the estimated number of adults living with HIV/AIDS at yearend by the total adult population at yearend.
Global Adult Diapers Market Analysis, Trends, Key Vendors and Future Growth Estimates by 2019
Medgadget - 6/23/2015 5:42:39 PM
ALBANY, New York, June 23, 2015:- ResearchMoz has recently added the “Global Adult Diapers Market 2015-2019 ... Our market research databases integrate statistics with analysis from global, regional, country and company perspectives.
Greece records lowest life satisfaction rating of all OECD countries
theguardian.com - 7/1/2015 2:55:41 PM
It is the only country among the OECD’s 34 not to have seen an increase in GDP per capita between 2007 and 2014. Trust in the government plummeted to 13% in 2012 from 38% five years ago. According to a release by the Office for National Statistics (ONS ...
UNODC World Drug Report 2015
ReliefWeb - 6/26/2015 12:38:27 PM
The World Drug Report includes data - gathered jointly with UNAIDS, WHO and the World Bank - on HIV prevalence among PWID. In some countries women who inject ... cause the death rate among PWID to be 15 times higher than in the rest of the population.
The Newsroom’ Rebuttal: America Is Not The Greatest Country In The World?
WesternJournalism - 7/2/2015 2:15:43 AM
WILL McAVOY: We lead the world in only three categories: Number of incarcerated citizens per capita, number of adults who believe ... I wanted to brag on my country for a bit; but to get back to the point, none of those statistics, had they even been ...
Worldwide Map Documents Rotavirus Risk
HCP live - 7/2/2015 8:23:47 PM
Michigan State University (MSU) researchers have created the first map to predict rotavirus (RV) prevalence on a global scale. The study focused ... used factors like incidence, excretion rate, and removal during wastewater treatment to gauge RV risk ...
Cuba is first country to eliminate mother to child HIV transmission
BMJ - 7/2/2015 10:29:39 AM
Although the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS ... any country.” Mickey Chopra, chief of health at Unicef, said that even South Africa, the country with the largest HIV population in the world, had mother to child HIV transmission rates of ...
246m drug users worldwide: UN report
Dawn - 6/27/2015 8:12:24 AM
In some countries ... caused the death rate among PWID to be 15 times higher than in the rest of the population. Illegal drug supply The report said some 32.4 million people or 0.7 per cent of the world’s adult population were users of pharmaceutical ...
DOH: Global trend of smoking now declining
MSN - 7/5/2015 12:53:25 AM
Even in the Philippines, the trend of smoking among the adults had been reversed,” Health Asec. for Technical Services Paulyn Jean Ubial said. Ubial said that from 24 percent in 2008, the prevalence rate ... world’s first treaty on public health ...
Where the world's health aid goes
The Week Magazine - 7/1/2015 9:26:24 AM
Harsh statistics ... to low-income countries. Since 1990, health funding has increased every year, though its climb has slowed since 2010, likely because of the 2008 worldwide financial crisis. Between 1990 and 2014, child health and HIV/AIDS treatment ...
The 10 Poorest Countries in the World
Fox Business - 9/14/2012 6:51:50 PM
Today, more than 46 million people live in poverty in America, more than at any point in the country’s history. This story was originally published by 24/7 Wall St. However, compared to the poorest countries in the world, the poverty rate in the U.S. is ...
Prevalence of hepatitis C virus high in Mena region: expert
MENAFN - 7/1/2015 6:13:08 AM
Egypt has the highest rate of ... viral hepatitis worldwide is comparable to other serious diseases such as HIV/Aids, tuberculosis and malaria. "It is one of the important threats to global health, and the Mena region has the highest prevalence of ...
The world's safest cities for travellers
Stuff - 7/5/2015 12:31:57 AM
It's clear that, despite the official statistics, there are certain cities in the world that feel dodgy ... Canada on the whole is a beautifully safe, peaceful country to travel in, and one of its safest cities would have to be Montreal.