Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the percentage of adults (aged 15-49) living with HIV/AIDS. The adult prevalence rate is calculated by dividing the estimated number of adults living with HIV/AIDS at yearend by the total adult population at yearend.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate map
Top 10 Countries By HIV AIDS Adult Prevalence Rate
Jagran Josh - 10/14/2011 11:57:15 PM
1 Switzerland 26.50 2012 est. 2 Lesotho 23.10 2012 est. 3 Botswana 23.00 2012 est. 4 South Africa 17.90 2012 est. 5 Zimbabwe 14.70 2012 est. 6 Namibia 13.30 2012 est. 7 Zambia 12.70 2012 est. 8 Mozambique 11.10 2012 est. 9 Malawi 10.80 2012 est.
Countries With The Highest Incidence Of Liver Cancer In The World
worldatlas.com - 8/18/2016 11:55:30 PM
six times the global average with an age-standardized rate of 78.1 per 100,000. Alcohol dependency among the Mongolians is the major contributing factor to liver cancer in the country. An adult in the country drinks an average of 3 liters of both locally ...
Why Kenya cannot pay lip service to healthcare any more
Daily Nation - 8/28/2016 5:14:06 AM
Although Kenya is still ranked 15th among the 22 high TB burden countries in the world, it has put more patients ... of national control programmes for malaria, HIV/Aids, and TB. The HIV prevalence rate has recently stabilised at 5.6 per cent, making ...
Nutrition May Be As Big A Challenge Today As HIV/AIDS Was 15 Years Ago
iflscience.com - 8/23/2016 4:40:04 PM
Adequate nutrition is still a massive global ... rate than in developed countries. To change these statistics and improve global health outcomes, nutrition needs a significant focus. Nutritional problems need to be seen to be as critical as HIV/AIDS ...
Decriminalise sex to end HIV/AIDS in Africa
263chat.com - 8/16/2016 6:47:04 AM
“One study of 16 countries ... HIV/Aids remain very high among sex workers and adolescents. “While the country has made significant strides in meeting global targets of reducing new sexual infections by 2015 and reducing the HIV and AIDS prevalence ...
Kenya: Kisii County Has One of the Highest HIV Prevalence Rates, New Report Says
AllAfrica - 8/18/2016 9:15:01 AM
Kisii County has one of the highest HIV/Aids prevalence rates in the country, a new report suggest ... Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish ...
Freedom in the World 2016 - Lesotho
refworld.org - 8/17/2016 11:56:41 PM
In an attempt to bring stability to the country, the Southern African Development Community ... at risk of severe hunger. Lesotho has an adult HIV/AIDS prevalence rate of approximately one in four, higher than only Swaziland, with more than half of ...
Global Vaccines Market 2016: Industry Review, Research, Statistics, and Growth to 2021
qwtjlive.com - 8/16/2016 12:44:59 PM
This is due to high birth rates in the developing countries that accounted to 97% in 2012 ... report analyzes the vaccines market which is a combination of pediatric and adult vaccine market. • The report provides in-depth analysis about types ...
Child Poverty Statistics Worldwide Reveal The Shameful Truth–U.S. Is Number One (Video)
americannewsx.com - 8/21/2016 5:22:24 AM
LR the Liberal Redneck here, coming to you from a country that has done ... Children depend on adults to take care of them until they are mature enough to take care of themselves. Child poverty statistics worldwide reveal the shameful truth.
Global Infusion Pump Industry
Yahoo Finance - 8/25/2016 8:41:04 PM
Top Ten Countries with the Highest Rates of Preterm Births (per 100 Live Births): 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-49 Diabetes Incidence and Prevalence II-50 Growing Number of Type 1 Diabetes Cases II-50 Global Diabetic Statistics ...
1.3 million kids have identity stolen annually, 50% under 6-years-old
Detroit Free Press - 8/29/2016 9:52:05 AM
At least one study showed child credit and Social Security numbers abused at a rate 51 times greater than the adult population ... Child identity theft statistics, in general, are considered conservative estimates because some don’t know yet they ...
Stats SA Latest Data Is Out – Population, Life Expectancy, HIV Rate And More
2oceansvibe.com - 8/26/2016 12:04:30 PM
While I am not too sure how they are able to estimate the population in a country where many ... also contained a lot about HIV/AIDs, a prevalent issue in our country. According to bdlive: The overall HIV prevalence rate at about 12.7% of the total population.
Global Fund claims back K53bn
mwnation.com - 8/20/2016 7:25:17 AM
But government has blamed the low absorption rate on red tape in disbursing the funds by the GF and its principal recipients (PR)—World ... HIV/Aids portfolio by the local management team as factors resulting into low absorption of funds dedicated to in ...
HIV/AIDS—adult prevalence rate
bartleby.com - 8/16/2016 8:12:58 AM
Algeria 0.1%; note - no country specific models provided (2001 est.) Australia 0.1% (2003 est.) Austria 0.3% (2003 est.) Azerbaijan less than 0.1% (2003 est.) Bahamas, The 3% (2003 est.) Bahrain 0.2% (2001 est.) Bangladesh less than 0.1% (2001 est.)
The data-poor lives of adolescents
Al JAZEERA - 8/27/2016 9:54:27 AM
More broadly, as the new Lancet Commission on Adolescent Health and Wellbeing highlights, global health and ... track adolescent deaths in countries that lack adequate systems for civil registration and recording of vital statistics. To address this ...