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
Colombia’s Milestone in World Peace
New York Times - 8/26/2016 7:18:10 AM
No countries are fighting one another. And no governments are battling major insurgencies. This progress of an entire hemisphere toward peace follows the path of other major regions of the world. Western Europe’s bloody centuries of warfare, culminating ...
World's Leading Producers of Crude Steel and Reduced Iron in July ‘16
scrapmonster.com - 8/26/2016 4:40:41 AM
The world crude steel output by 66 countries reporting to the Association totaled 133.742 Million tonnes during July this year. SEATTLE (Scrap Monster): According to latest statistics published by the World Steel Association, the world crude steel output ...
World Top Producers of Crude Steel and Reduced Iron in July 2016
Shanghai Metals Market - 8/26/2016 1:05:56 AM
SEATTLE (Scrap Monster): According to latest statistics published by the World Steel Association, the world crude steel output by 66 countries reporting to the Association totaled 133.742 Million tonnes during July this year. The monthly output dropped ...
Countries With The Highest Prevalence Of Stomach Cancer In The World
worldatlas.com - 8/25/2016 5:13:29 PM
This article takes a look at the countries with the highest prevalence of stomach cancer. Countries With The Highest Prevalence Of Stomach Cancer Around the world, gastric cancer ... The prevalence of and deaths caused by stomach cancer are 71% higher ...
World's best students are turning their backs on Britain
KCCI 8 Des Moines - 8/24/2016 11:55:32 PM
The number of international students coming to the U.K. has dropped by 15% in the year to June, to 164,000, immigration data from the Office for National Statistics show. That's the lowest number since 2007. They are ditching the U.K. for countries with ...
Slaughter of the innocents: It's the picture that stunned the world. Now, with raw emotion, the hero British surgeon who operates on Aleppo's wounded children as bombs rain ...
Daily Mail - 8/26/2016 9:01:22 PM
But, of course, within minutes, I, along with millions of others worldwide, was faced with Omran's picture ... and what fills me with as much horror as the deaths is the fact that our senior politicians in the West do no more than wring their hands.
China to prosecute former statistics bureau chief for corruption
Reuters - 8/26/2016 10:24:17 AM
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will prosecute the former head of its statistics bureau, the country's anti-corruption watchdog said on Friday, accusing him of serious violations of discipline, including extravagance, abuse of power and selling power for sex.
Adrift in a sea of violence: Obama’s legacy, and the prospect of a Trump or Clinton presidency
THE CONVERSATION - 8/26/2016 7:13:59 PM
Between 2010 and 2014, firearms used on US soil accounted for 164,821 deaths. The total number of gun deaths and ... Similarly, the role of other powerful countries, regional players and parties in various conflicts has exacerbated tensions and limited ...
Italy declares state of emergency in region hit by earthquake
The Guardian - 8/26/2016 11:50:11 AM
Most of the confirmed deaths were in Amatrice, where 193 people had died ... Meanwhile, Renzi announced plans to help the country prepare better and address poor building standards, saying Italy should “have a plan that is not just limited to the ...
Twitter Chat With Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg On Fighting Preventable Deaths
Forbes - 8/25/2016 6:57:52 AM
... and injuries account for 43 million deaths each year – almost 80% of all deaths worldwide — and are the leading cause of pre-mature death in developing countries, they currently account for only 2% of all health funding. Road traffic crashes ...
HIV/AIDS database adds information from more than 100 countries
Los Angeles Times - 9/26/2013 7:28:30 AM
The U.S. Census Bureau announced Monday that it had updated its world HIV/AIDS database to include new data on more than 100 countries ... from 219 countries or regions, and tracks the prevalence of HIV infection, AIDS cases and related deaths.
The HIV/AIDS epidemic worldwide remains a major killer
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 7/26/2016 11:58:18 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.”
What the World’s Population Will Look Like in 2050: By the Numbers
News Week - 8/25/2016 1:57:14 AM
403,241 Number of people who are born across the world every day, or 280 births per minute. The Population Reference Bureau says data came from official country statistical yearbooks and a variety of U.N. sources, including the U.N. Statistics Division.
HIV / AIDS
ourworldindata.org - 8/21/2016 4:10:49 AM
Global HIV trends – The annual number of deaths due to AIDS ... 12 The source of funding for HIV/AIDS treatment varies across world region. Many countries in Sub-Saharan Africa care for HIV/AIDS patients primarily via funding from international ...
'Day of Help' event to assist over 7000 persons with disability
Modern Ghana - 8/26/2016 10:05:47 PM
The Charismatic Evangelistic Ministry’s Christ to the Rural World (CEM/CRW) is organizing “A Day of Help ... While Ghana was one of the first countries to sign the Disability Rights Convention, in March 2007, it took the government more than five ...