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
Abortion rates are declining is developing countries worldwide. What’s the cause?
Washington Post - 5/14/2016 9:28:40 AM
In fact, in developed countries around the world, the abortion rate ... biggest decreases in the abortion rate happened in some of those same states. There’s a lot of information emerging about trends in teen and adult pregnancy that people with a ...
One of the World's Most Expensive Countries Is Debating Giving Away Money
Bloomberg - 5/23/2016 4:03:01 AM
It would barely get you over the poverty line, typically defined as 60 percent of the national median disposable income, in what’s one of the world’s most expensive countries ... according to the statistics office. That’s more than in France ...
Life expectancy worldwide has increased by 5 years
SoloNews - 5/19/2016 5:12:11 AM
Global life expectancy increased by 5 years between 2000 and 2015, the World Health Organization said Thursday, May 19, crediting progress in Africa against HIV, AIDS and malaria ... year's "World Health Statistics" shows that many countries are still ...
Top 10 Countries By HIV AIDS Adult Prevalence Rate
Jagran Josh - 10/14/2011 11:57:15 PM
1 Switzerland 26.50 2012 est. 2 Lesotho 23.10 2012 est. 3 Botswana 23.00 2012 est. 4 South Africa 17.90 2012 est. 5 Zimbabwe 14.70 2012 est. 6 Namibia 13.30 2012 est. 7 Zambia 12.70 2012 est. 8 Mozambique 11.10 2012 est. 9 Malawi 10.80 2012 est.
It's Time to Add Alzheimer’s to the List of Global Pandemics
Yahoo Finance - 5/25/2016 9:11:27 PM
With two billion people older than 60 by mid-century, Alzheimer’s poses a global threat as great as any communicable disease. These terrifying statistics do ... world’s “oldest” countries, one that will soon sell more adult diapers than baby ...
Global Adult Diaper Machine Industry Forecast to 2021 with Key Companies Profile, Supply, Demand, Cost Structure, and SWOT Analysis
Empowered News - 5/24/2016 10:49:51 AM
The Global Adult Diaper Machine Industry 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Adult Diaper Machine industry. With around 150 tables and figures this report provides key statistics on the state of the ...
Global Life Expectancy Up By Five Years Since 2000: WHO
IN - 5/20/2016 8:52:55 AM
Global life expectancy increased by five years between 2000 and 2015, the World Health Organization said, crediting progress in Africa against HIV, AIDS and malaria ... published in WHO's annual World Health Statistics report. Director-general of the ...
Non-Surgical Male Circumcision Device Approved for Use in Adolescents by the World Health Organization
en.starafrica.com - 5/23/2016 7:59:15 AM
PrePex – the ONLY non-surgical male circumcision device – was specially designed to scale-up Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) programs for HIV/AIDS prevention in 14 priority countries in Sub-Saharan Africa The World Health Organization (WHO ...
What does the world’s deadliest animal have to do with youth global citizenship?
Michigan State University - 5/18/2016 2:38:53 PM
According to the World Health Organization statistics released December ... such as child and maternal health, HIV/AIDS, malaria and the differences in health outcomes in different countries and regions of the world, can serve as an excellent way for ...
4 Glaring Statistics That Define Today's Middle Class
The Motley Fool - 5/22/2016 4:21:31 PM
Here are four additional statistics, aside from Pew's analyses ... the U.S. ranks dead last of the 21 countries the Global Wealth Report examined. Within the U.S., the $16.85 trillion in wealth possessed by middle-class households represents just a ...
WHO links 3 millions deaths worldwide annually to outdoor air pollution
EIN Newsdesk - 5/24/2016 8:15:22 PM
“WHO’s latest ‘World Health Statistics’ report is a scary and shocking indictment ... WHO also blamed air pollution as a major risk factor for non-communicable deaths in adults, causing cardiovascular diseases, stroke, chronic obstructive pulmonary ...
Malawi reduces HIV/AIDS prevalence rate to 10 percent
Nyasa Times - 7/13/2013 12:32:12 PM
Malawi continues recording success stories in response to HIV and AIDS with the latest being the drop in the national prevalence rate, according to a recent survey. The survey, conducted by the country ... the Global Fund to champion for HIV/AIDS ...
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 ... expectancy is the high prevalence rate of HIV/AIDS among those 15 to 49 — at 25.9% it is the highest in the world.