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, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
Deaths and infections from HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria plummet globally
Medical Xpress - 7/22/2014 6:56:02 AM
Today, fewer people are dying from HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, according to a new, first-of-its-kind analysis of trend data from 188 countries ... authors note that as the world ages, higher numbers of cases and deaths will occur.
Death rate from HIV dropped to half in rich countries during past decade
New Kerala - 7/18/2014 6:13:39 PM
A new study has revealed that the overall death rate has been cut to half among the people with AIDS ... the world's rich countries and receiving care and antiretroviral therapy (ART), compared with a decade ago. The study involved nearly 50, 000 HIV ...
AIDS still extracting a deadly price, but SA is making progress
health-e.org.za - 7/23/2014 9:25:10 AM
South Africa has more AIDS-related deaths than any country in the world, but deaths of young children have decreased ... the country is making significant progress in combating HIV. This is according to a huge global study looking at trends in HIV, TB ...
HIV/AIDS mortality rate rising by 11pc annually in Pakistan
The Frontier Post - 7/23/2014 12:49:46 AM
while tuberculosis deaths declined by 3.7pc. Pakistan, however, is experiencing the opposite with HIV/AIDS, according to the study. “Increasingly, more people have died from HIV/AIDS since 1990. From 2000 to 2013, the country averaged a 15 per cent ...
India scores by battling HIV/AIDS but falls short fighting TB and malaria
The Hindu - 7/22/2014 6:05:55 AM
The global burden and mortality from HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria across the world, and in the developing ... about 50 per cent of global deaths from malaria last year were in just three countries — India, Nigeria and Democratic Republic of Congo.
HIV epidemic ‘smaller’ than UN estimates
freemalaysiatoday.com - 7/22/2014 1:48:13 AM
PARIS: Anti-AIDS drugs have helped save ... tracked the rate of new infections, deaths and numbers of people living with HIV, tuberculosis and malaria in 188 countries over the period 1990 to 2013. They found the world’s malaria burden, while shrinking ...
AIDS mortality rate rising by 11 per cent annually in Pakistan: report
Pakistan Today - 7/22/2014 8:07:37 AM
“With progress in reducing HIV/AIDS at the global level, success in particular countries and regions varied as their ... The study also assessed trends in annual malaria cases and deaths throughout the world. From 2000 to 2013, Pakistan reduced its ...
AIDS experts blast countries with anti-gay laws
Yahoo News - 7/21/2014 11:36:23 AM
Campaigners at the world AIDS conference are taking aim at countries with anti-gay laws, accusing them of creating conditions that allow the spread of HIV. Powerfully mixing ... and seven of them have the death penalty for it. Recent adopters of anti ...
AIDS epidemic could be ‘wiped out by 2030′
Pakistan Today - 7/21/2014 10:24:48 AM
The number of people dying from AIDS has fallen to a record low, leading scientists to declare the epidemic could end within 15 years. Global AIDS-related deaths ... countries could have the dynamic we’re seeing now in South Africa in the fight against ...
Africa: Controlling HIV-Aids By 2030 Is Possible - UNAIDS
AllAfrica - 7/21/2014 12:55:08 PM
The report showed that 35 million people around the world were living with HIV. There were 2.1 million new cases in 2013 - 38% less than the 3.4 million figures in 2001. Aids-related deaths have fallen ... of the most affected country in the region.
World AIDS Community Mourns Colleagues on Crashed Malaysian Airlines Plane
Med India - 7/23/2014 4:13:11 PM
World AIDS community mourned several passengers on ... Some 35 million people live with HIV although global AIDS-related deaths and new infections have fallen by over a third in a decade, raising hopes of beating the killer disease by 2030, the United ...
It takes a global village: how we got ahead in HIV control
THE CONVERSATION - 7/23/2014 6:36:21 PM
World national flags/Shuttershock When AIDS first emerged in the early 1980s, HIV infection was a death sentence. But a global effort ... far we have come in the long journey from AIDS to HIV. Countries such as Australia that moved decisively to introduce ...
Report Says HIV Epidemic 'Smaller' Than UN Estimates
Med India - 7/22/2014 5:30:08 AM
The analysis by a team of international researchers tracked the rate of new infections, deaths and numbers of people living with HIV, tuberculosis and malaria in 188 countries over the period 1990 to 2013. They found the ... from HIV/AIDS thanks to ...
People with HIV Living Longer
Dubai Chronicle - 7/23/2014 4:46:00 AM
Anti-retroviral drugs has helped HIV-positive people from developed countries to live ... with HIV around the world has remained the same from the last couple of year, around 35 million people. However, the AIDS-related deaths are now at their lowest ...
Census Bureau Updates Interactive HIV/AIDS Database
TheSacramento Bee - 7/21/2014 2:06:43 PM
"The Census Bureau's HIV/AIDS database is the world's only resource ... The tool consists of a library of statistics from more than 14,900 sources in international scientific and medical journals, individual countries' annual HIV/AIDS surveillance reports ...