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
The HIV/AIDS epidemic worldwide remains a major killer
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 7/26/2016 4:05:52 AM
which focused on the still alarming levels of disease and deaths worldwide from HIV/ AIDS. Population levels of disease, the Lancet study said, “are unacceptably high in countries as diverse as China, Kenya, Thailand, the UK and the United States.”
Canada worst in developed world for drunk-driving deaths
Hamilton Spectator - 7/25/2016 2:51:18 PM
"We've been telling the federal government and the provinces for 20 years that Canada has one of the world's worst records among developed countries in terms of alcohol-related crash deaths. "It drives me crazy. As long as they die in ones and twos no one ...
The world spent $1 billion less on AIDS, jeopardizing decades of progress
Washington Post - 7/25/2016 12:56:46 PM
HIV could spread rapidly within the historically large generation of young people in the developing world who are just starting to ... for sexual and reproductive health and rights and HIV/AIDS. His country has historically been among the five-largest ...
Safest countries to do business in: Dubai puts UAE in Top 5
Emirates247 - 7/26/2016 6:07:33 AM
least crime rate in the world, the UAE’s status as a safe haven gains further credence to prove the point that the UAE is, indisputably, among the the safest country to do business. The index uses data based on factors including natural disasters ...
Japan stabbing spree: country's worst mass killings
MSN - 7/26/2016 7:40:37 AM
Japan has one of the lowest rates of violent crime in the developed world and extremely strict gun laws ... arrested for allegedly throwing up to three elderly residents to their deaths from balconies. There have also been cases of family members killing ...
Maternal, child deaths reduce - Appiah-Denkyira
Ghana Web - 7/26/2016 3:08:36 AM
has disclosed that the rate of infant and maternal deaths in the country’s hospitals has reduced drastically while safe deliveries are on the increase. He also said the incidence of HIV/AIDS in the country was low and that for some time now great ...
World’s Top Steel Producers During First Half of 2016
scrapmonster.com - 7/25/2016 2:41:09 AM
The world crude steel output by 66 countries reporting to the Association totaled 135.720 Million tonnes during June this year. SEATTLE (Scrap Monster): According to latest statistics published by the World Steel Association, the world crude steel output ...
Mixed Progress in Worldwide Fight Against HIV/AIDS
Lincoln Journal Star - 7/19/2016 7:56:04 AM
TUESDAY, July 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The number of HIV/AIDS deaths worldwide each year has fallen since peaking in 2005, but the number of new HIV infections is up in 74 countries, according to a new study. Deaths from HIV/AIDS fell to 1.2 million in ...
HIV cases rise in 74 countries
KCCI 8 Des Moines - 7/25/2016 2:26:50 AM
The study is based on findings from the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study and explored the numbers of new infections, people living with HIV, deaths ... countries in Africa have the highest population growth in the world," he ...
Punishing strike by resident doctors grinds on in Haiti
FOX News - 7/25/2016 4:21:22 AM
The Hospital of the State University of Haiti, the largest and most important public medical facility in this troubled country, is at the epicenter ... Thimothe said at least three deaths, including a pregnant woman who died outside the State University ...
What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
88.5 WFDD - 7/14/2016 8:47:56 PM
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.
The Olympics Won't Spread Zika Around the World
The Huffington Post - 7/25/2016 5:32:57 AM
Based on the breakdown of travelers who visited Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, over half the visitors will likely return to U.S. states, Canada, Oceania and temperate European and Asian countries, where the risk of local mosquito-borne transmission is ...
World's largest conference on global health or development issue ends
Austrian Tribune - 7/25/2016 8:46:13 AM
contributing to an unparalleled raise in HIV/AIDS funding that make sure HIV hit people worldwide could reach antiretroviral therapy. Some years later, the US President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the biggest commitment by any country in the ...
Around the world
The Bulletin - 7/26/2016 7:19:08 AM
Afghan war casualties — The United Nations on Monday reported a record high for civilian casualties in the Afghan war this year, raising particular alarm about the fate of children, who have accounted for nearly one-third of the deaths or injuries.