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
UNAIDS warns that countries will miss the 2020 target of reducing HIV-associated TB deaths by 75% unless urgent action is taken
ReliefWeb - 3/24/2017 5:56:44 PM
GENEVA, 24 March 2017—On World Tuberculosis Day, 24 March, UNAIDS is urging countries ... on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) leads and inspires the world to achieve its shared vision of zero new HIV infections, zero discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths.
Global Death Rate By Country
worldatlas.com - 2/20/2017 11:56:49 PM
Issues related to violence and healthcare have resulted in high crude death rates in parts of Africa and Eastern Europe, affecting countries such as Lesotho and Ukraine in different ways. Tuberculosis has infected one third of the world's population and ...
World Tuberculosis Day: Nutrition plays a huge role in combatting TB
Hindustan Times - 3/23/2017 1:33:04 PM
Tuberculosis is one of the top 10 causes of death globally and ... the risk of TB in the country. Furthermore, the emergence of multi-drug resistant TB and complications aggravated by high rates of co-infection with HIV-AIDS has renewed the threat of ...
Study finds white working class increasingly dying 'deaths of despair'
Chicago Tribune - 3/24/2017 9:17:10 PM
Even while the death rate for whites without a college degree is rising, the rate for whites who are college graduates is falling, Case and Deaton found. The trends cut across diverse regions of the country, the researchers found. While the worst-hit spots ...
Death toll in London terror attack rises as police make two more ‘significant arrests’
New York Daily News - 3/24/2017 10:40:05 AM
The arrests were made in Manchester and the West Midland region of England overnight, and the country’s top anti-terrorism officer ... civilians and wounded at least 40 before he was shot to death by police. A police officer stands outside an address ...
World Water Day: PACFaH Urges FG To Tackle Water Borne Diseases
Leadership - 3/25/2017 3:15:05 AM
As the world marks the World ... diseases such as diarrhea in the country. Pharmacist Ibrahim maintained that by mainstreaming diarrhoea in national and state health planning, preventable and treatable child deaths from diarrhoea can be achieved in Nigeria.
New vaccine could prevent thousands of childhood deaths
CBS News - 3/23/2017 3:49:04 PM
The vaccine — known as BRV-PV — is cheaper than existing vaccines, does not need to be refrigerated, and is specifically adapted to the rotavirus strains found in sub-Saharan Africa, the region of the world ... deaths of thousands of children in the ...
Committed to achieving zero TB deaths: Nadda
Webindia 123 - 3/25/2017 4:19:30 AM
With the aim of ensuring zero Tuberculosis (TB) deaths and affordable and quality healthcare to ... would be finalised in one month and would be rolled out across the country. He further added that the resources would not be a constraint and the Government ...
Rising death rate for middle-aged US workers driven by “deaths of despair”
World Socialist Web Site - 3/24/2017 5:39:26 AM
Building off their initial 2015 study which documented a sharp rise in the mortality rate for white, middle-aged working-class Americans, Case and Deaton conclude that the rising death rate ... the country claims eight of the world’s 10 wealthiest ...
World briefs: Hundreds of migrants feared dead
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 3/24/2017 4:42:10 AM
The deaths underscored the strength of the Sinai insurgency, led by an Islamic State affiliate, despite almost four years of Egyptian counterterrorism operations. Also in the world ... saying the country has lied about its role in his disappearance.
Dominica observes World TB Day
dominicavibes.dm - 3/24/2017 9:02:51 PM
presently ranking above HIV/AIDS for deaths, secondary to infectious disease.” In 2015, the Ministry of Health recorded five ( 5) cases of TB in Dominica. According to WHO 2016 World Tuberculosis Report, in 2015 the estimated incidence rate of TB in ...
Driving while distracted: Which countries have toughest laws?
News 4 Jax - 3/24/2017 3:40:44 PM
Countries around the world have ... safety versus comparable countries around the world. According to a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the US had the most motor vehicle crash deaths in 2013, with 10.3 deaths per 100,000 people ...
This is where air pollution kills the most people
World Economic Forum - 3/16/2017 11:56:59 PM
That’s more than the number of people killed by HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and road ... It is a problem around the world, but some countries are much more affected than others. Premature deaths caused by air pollution have declined in Europe, the United ...
London attack: World leaders show solidarity
BBC - 3/23/2017 10:37:06 PM
These are external links and will open in a new window Leaders of countries affected by recent terror attacks ... and stabbed a police officer to death outside Parliament. Leaders of France and Germany, which suffered deadly vehicle attacks last year ...
What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
NPR News - 7/14/2016 1:21:08 AM
tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to systematically assess the scope of the disease around the world. Also surprising: Deaths from viral hepatitis are evenly distributed between rich and poor countries.