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
WHO STOLE THE HIV/AIDS MONEY?
This Day Live - 5/23/2016 11:36:59 PM
Nigeria has the world’s second highest number of people infected with HIV/AIDS after South Africa. The country also accounts for one-third of all deaths from malaria in Africa and is among the top 22 countries with tuberculosis patients, the second most ...
Nigeria: Who Stole the HIV/Aids Money?
AllAfrica - 5/24/2016 10:42:42 AM
The authorities should ensure the criminals bear the full weight of the law Nigeria has the world's second highest number of people infected with HIV/AIDS after South Africa. The country also accounts for one-third of all deaths from malaria in Africa and ...
New report says health facilities attacked in 19 countries
India TV - 5/24/2016 9:02:29 AM
The coalition's report also cited extensive damage to medical facilities and deaths to health workers elsewhere in the world. In six African countries — Central African Republic, Congo, Mali, Somalia, South Sudan and Sudan — health facilities were ...
Life expectancy worldwide has risen by 5 years, say WHO
Medical News Today - 5/23/2016 2:04:19 PM
"The world has made great strides in reducing the needless suffering and premature deaths that arise from preventable and treatable diseases. But the gains have been uneven. Supporting countries to move towards universal health coverage based on strong ...
World's top insurer ditches $2 billion tobacco investment
4029 TV - 5/23/2016 12:45:35 PM
The company said tobacco consumption is the major cause of long-term non-infectious diseases including cancer, heart disease and chronic respiratory illnesses, which are together responsible for 68% of all deaths worldwide. But the group's investment ...
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
KCCI 8 Des Moines - 5/24/2016 2:50:15 AM
Superbugs could kill one person every three seconds by 2050, the equivalent of 10 million people a year, according to the final report last week from the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, established in 2014 to keep the world from being "cast back into ...
Roland Martin (NewsOne Now): Atlanta’s HIV/AIDS Epidemic Equivalent to 3rd World Countries
Electronic Urban Report - 5/13/2016 9:15:32 AM
which shows the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Atlanta is equivalent to that of Third World African countries, Martin questioned the role and involvement of Black Organizations to educate and help prevent the spread of the disease. Although Martin agrees HIV/AIDS is ...
World Humanitarian Summit vital to end suffering: Amir – Leaders meet to fix ‘broken’ aid system
Kuwait Times - 5/23/2016 8:30:52 PM
ISTANBUL: HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah stressed on the importance of holding the first World ... his country has contributed over $2 billion for the cause in the past five years. He added that “according to international statistics ...
World Health Organization: Israel has World’s 6th Highest Life Expectancy
breakingisraelnews.com - 5/23/2016 4:13:10 PM
“The world has made great strides in reducing the needless suffering and premature deaths that arise from preventable and treatable diseases,” said Margaret Chan, WHO’s director general. “But the gains have been uneven. Supporting countries to move ...
Oman takes part in World Humanitarian Summit in Turkey
wingatewire.com - 5/24/2016 3:33:12 AM
The statistics are staggering ... we use to track interventions - nearly always focused on official aid flows from a few rich countries to the rest of the world - are outdated. Previous year through Sendai, through the climate change agreement and the ...
UC Browser hits 400 million monthly active users worldwide
Economic Times - 5/23/2016 12:52:44 PM
NEW DELHI: UC Browser, a product of the Alibaba Group, today announced it has crossed the 400 million MAU (Monthly Active User) mark worldwide, making it the ... their daily lives as a content aggregator. Statistics show that digital content will soon ...
Risk of climbing Mount Everest back in focus after recent deaths
The Augusta Chronicle - 5/24/2016 1:31:31 AM
Poor planning and overcrowding on the world’s tallest peak may have led to bottlenecks ... The industry brings more than $3 million from permit fees alone into the poor, Himalayan country each year, and thousands of locals depend on the climbing season ...
The Latest: Putin stands by 'Syrian partners' after bombings
Pantagraph - 5/23/2016 4:34:38 PM
Yemen's conflict pits the internationally recognized government against Shiite rebels who control the capital, Saana, and are allied with a former president. The country also contains active al-Qaida and Islamic State group affiliates.
Obama to lift Vietnam arms embargo; countries still disagree on human rights
SB News Online - 5/24/2016 2:43:06 AM
She said Beijing welcomed the onset of "normal relations" between Vietnam and worldwide trade partners like the ... expressing their anger over the mysterious mass deaths of fish along the country's central coast. China has reiterated that its moves ...
Deaths From TB Globally Outnumber HIV/AIDS
Wall Street Journal - 10/28/2015 3:12:02 PM
according to new data released Wednesday by the World Health Organization. The WHO said that TB killed 1.5 million people in 2014, making it a larger cause of death than HIV/AIDS, which was responsible for 1.2 million deaths in the same year. Each of those ...