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
Ukraine hit by swine flu outbreak, 240 dead
United Press International - 2/9/2016 4:57:46 PM
It reported a total of 246 deaths from the disease ... "Western European countries are also reporting severe cases associated with H1N1. It's all over the region at the moment." said Dr. Caroline Brown, the World Health Organization's program manager ...
Gun, drug, car deaths loom large in US longevity gap, study finds
FOX News - 2/9/2016 4:43:27 PM
Deaths from old-age ailments sometimes ... than 2 per 100,000 among women in comparison countries. The researchers' estimates are based on an analysis of 2012 data from the U.S. government and the World Health Organization. The government study was ...
States That Spend More On Social Services Have Lower AIDS Deaths
Medical Reaearch News and Interviews - 2/10/2016 2:01:48 AM
In the book, Dr. Bradley compared spending rates of social services to health care services between the U.S. and other countries and found that while ... in poverty had significantly lower rates of HIV/AIDS deaths. Medical Research: What should clinicians ...
China Tops World In Total Installed Solar PV, Passes Germany
CleanTechnica - 2/9/2016 9:36:56 PM
China now represents the largest market for solar photovoltaic (PV) technology in the world ... statistics from the National Energy Administration (NEA). The new statistics echo those released by the state news agency Xinhua, revealing that the country ...
Preventable injury deaths shorten U.S. life expectancy
Yahoo News - 2/9/2016 6:23:40 PM
The researchers used data from the U.S. National Vital Statistics System and the World Health Organization Mortality Database to calculate death rates by age, sex and cause for the U.S. and 12 high-income countries: Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germany ...
Number of migrants reaching Europe by sea soars 10-fold - migration agency | Reuters
Firstpost - 2/10/2016 1:11:41 AM
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first six weeks of the year as in the same period of 2015, and the number of deaths also ... on the ground in the countries that are feeding ...
Record 98 shark attacks worldwide in 2015
Global Post - 2/9/2016 9:29:47 PM
A record of 98 shark attacks took place worldwide last year, the highest number ever recorded ... The United States was the leading country for shark attacks by far with 59, followed by Australia (18) and South Africa (8). Of the US attacks, 30 occurred ...
World: Trade deal criticized; intersex poll; Tutu's honor; gay Indian prince
Windy City Media Group - 2/9/2016 9:29:47 PM
have tried to spin this trade deal as 'progressive,' we fail to see how throwing LGBTQ people and those living with HIV/AIDS under the bus can possibly meet that standard. There is nothing progressive about giving countries like Brunei and Malaysia—where ...
Don’t expect Zika mosquitoes to lie low for Rio; Colombia logs three deaths
Japan Times - 2/9/2016 9:51:15 PM
“We have confirmed and attributed three deaths to Zika,” Martha Lucia Ospina ... So far, the Zika virus has spread to more than 25 countries and territories in the region, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador ...
Gambia: Youth Forum - NYC Joins Other Ministries to Commemorate World Cancer Day
AllAfrica - 2/9/2016 11:45:47 PM
World Cancer ... the combined total deaths from HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria, he noted, adding that it was estimated that there will be 15 million cases of cancer annually, and 70 per cent of which would occur in the developing countries.
United Nations condemns Syria 'extermination' jail deaths
cbsport.org - 2/10/2016 7:23:55 AM
commanding these detention facilities and those in charge of the country's military police turned a blind eye to the "vast numbers of deaths occurring in detention facilities under their effective control, yet did not take action to prevent the abuses ...
Bono, HIV/AIDS and public opinion: Correcting the record
Politi Fact - 2/9/2016 1:08:42 PM
Volunteers raise funds for HIV/AIDS in 2014 in Saginaw ... Pew put a broader question to Americans, as well as people in scores of other countries, about five dangers facing the world -- the spread of nuclear weapons, ethnic violence, AIDS and other ...
World's Healthiest Countries
Forbes - 4/7/2008 11:56:30 PM
Forbes.com has found that the region is home to some of the world’s healthiest countries, including top-ranking Iceland ... systems and lower rates of infectious diseases, such as HIV/AIDS. Research has shown that long-term exposure to air pollution ...
World AIDS Day: 7 facts about the disease
USA Today - 12/1/2014 1:30:40 PM
An estimated 34 million people have HIV/AIDS worldwide. In the USA ... according to the World Health Organization. 5. From 2005 to 2013, AIDS-related deaths globally have decreased by almost 40% across age groups. However, deaths for children ages 10 ...
Deaths From TB Globally Outnumber HIV/AIDS
Wall Street Journal - 10/28/2015 3:12:02 PM
Hundreds of thousands more people world ... Program on HIV/AIDS. Thanks to those drug programs, the number of HIV deaths has dropped 42% since 2004. About $21.7 billion was invested globally in 2014 in HIV/AIDS, both in domestic spending by countries ...