|Rank||Country||HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS|
|36||Central African Republic||130,000|
|46||Congo, Republic of the||77,000|
|65||Papua New Guinea||34,000|
|84||Trinidad and Tobago||15,000|
|139||Bosnia and Herzegovina||900|
Definition: This entry gives an estimate of all people (adults and children) alive at yearend with HIV infection, whether or not they have developed symptoms of AIDS.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS map
Towards achieving an HIV/AIDS-free generation
Businessday - 11/20/2014 11:59:20 PM
Prevention, treatment and care are now saving millions of lives not only in the world’s richest countries but in some of the ... not to talk of people living with HIV/AIDS. We know that early testing is preferable, but what can we do in a country where ...
Inadequate supply of HIV/AIDS drugs
Punch - 11/17/2014 9:25:24 PM
AMONG other things, what the last protest by people living with HIV/AIDS has succeeded ... programme declines, the country risks recording an embarrassing increase in cases of new HIV infections, even as other parts of the world are witnessing a decline.
World AIDS Day: Trigg Labs Provides Safe Sex Kits to Over 300 Non-Profits and Offers Lubes to Enhance Pleasure While Promoting Prevention
Business Wire - 11/18/2014 4:02:06 PM
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, approximately 35 million people are living with HIV/AIDS. The World Health Organization (WHO) statistics show most people living with HIV or at risk for HIV do not ...
‘Don't stigmatize people living with HIV/Aids’
New Vision - 3/23/2014 9:41:00 AM
He was prompted to become an HIV/Aids activist after living with infected people in his home area in Bengal and saw the need to help fight the disease. “HIV/Aids is deadlier than cancer,” he said. The campaigner hopes to reach 191 countries in his ...
Why We Should Care: HIV/AIDS Around the World
The Body - 11/30/1998 11:56:08 PM
Every minute, five young people around the globe are infected with HIV. The HIV/AIDS pandemic ... are 5.8 million people living with HIV in South and Southeast Asia. India is the largest country with HIV-infected people in the world. The sex industry ...
Africa: Beyond the Rhetoric - Implement Proven Community Strategies to Fight HIV/Aids
AllAfrica - 11/21/2014 6:33:02 AM
MSF currently supports HIV treatment for 341.600 people throughout 20 countries. 71% of the 35 million people living with HIV/AIDS live in sub-Saharan Africa. AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 ...
Health department hosts World AIDS Day event Dec. 1
Daily Herald - 11/20/2014 12:46:27 PM
The Lake County Health Department/Community Health Center is collaborating with several local partners to provide a free event on World ... with HIV/AIDS, such as unfavorable attitudes, beliefs, and policies directed toward people living with these ...
AIDS News: Scientists Believe They've Discovered Country of Origin; People With the Disease Are Living Longer
The Latin Post - 10/19/2014 12:41:27 PM
A country in Africa has been discovered by scientists as the origin of HIV/AIDS. While the genesis of the disease has come from abroad, some people -- living in the U.S ... from Kinshasa to the rest of the world. The study was led by Oliver Pybus ...
Ebola hampers HIV/AIDS care in Liberia
IRIN - 11/21/2014 1:21:03 PM
There are an estimated 30,000 people living with HIV in Liberia, according to UNAIDS. Before the Ebola outbreak, more than 70 percent of them had access treatment via 144 HIV/AIDS care centres scattered across the country. But now, due to a shortage of ...
HIV/AIDS Epidemic Still Ravaging African Countries
Voice of America - 12/13/2013 10:20:51 AM
The international medical aid group Doctors Without Borders, also known by the acronym, MSF, recently launched a series of films entitled “See What We See” on the HIV/AIDS epidemic ... In most countries around the world, new HIV infections are going ...
The 10 Poorest Countries in the World
Fox Business - 9/14/2012 6:51:50 PM
Today, more than 46 million people live in poverty in America, more than at any point in the country ... product, HIV/AIDS prevalence, life expectancy, unemployment, infant mortality and primary school enrollment — all from the World Bank.
Engaging People Living with HIV in the Implementation of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy
blog.aids.gov - 9/14/2011 7:10:43 PM
None of the goals of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy ... by people living with HIV, specifically identifying the following important actions we can all take towards this end: Engage communities to affirm support for people living with HIV: Faith communities ...
HIV AIDS soon to become history
Hindustan Times - 12/1/2011 11:18:49 AM
With the profile of HIV-AIDS undergoing transformation from a life-threatening emergency to a manageable chronic infection, the World Health Organisation ... HIV-positive people who are on treatment are living longer and better lives," said Samlee ...
The poorest countries in the world
NBC News - 9/18/2012 6:11:18 PM
Today, more than 46 million people live ... is expected to live just 48.3 years. One of the reasons for the low life expectancy is the high prevalence rate of HIV/AIDS among those 15 to 49 -- at 25.9 percent it is the highest in the world.
Gauteng urges partnership in HIV/Aids fight
sabc.co.za - 11/19/2014 11:57:32 AM
Gauteng Department of Health has rolled out a radical campaign themed Pasop to influence people’s behaviour ... from the 20th International World Aids Conference, which raised major red-flags concerning the HIV/Aids and TB pandemic.