|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
S. Sudan alarmed by rising HIV/AIDS prevalence rates
worldbulletin.net - 9/20/2014 5:59:11 AM
The country will mark World AIDS Day in December under the banner ... Of the roughly 35 million people currently living with HIV, about 24.7 million are in sub-Saharan Africa – the region hardest hit by the epidemic. According to UNAIDS, nearly one ...
HIV/AIDS Afflicts Migrants Living in Wealthy Countries
Voice of America - 12/1/2012 10:45:37 AM
To mark this year's World ... of people living with HIV has increased in the last 10 years in high-income countries in North America and Europe. The International Organization for Migration says migrants are particularly badly affected by AIDS in high ...
Poor patients in India facing HIV/AIDS drug shortages
Reuters - 9/4/2014 8:58:38 PM
Out of 2.1 million HIV/AIDS patients in India ... for one month's supply in the retail market in a country where, according to the World Bank, one in three were living on under $1.25 a day in 2009/10. Drugmakers in India, the world's largest source ...
India battles HIV/AIDS drug shortage as some firms halt supply
FOX News - 9/4/2014 11:47:27 AM
... the third-largest number of people living with HIV in the world at the end of 2013 and accounts for about four out of 10 people living with HIV in the Asian region, according to the U.N. AIDS program UNAIDS. "The supply chain has broken down, tenders ...
‘Don't stigmatize people living with HIV/Aids’
New Vision - 3/23/2014 9:41:00 AM
... 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 crusade against, having ...
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 ... of the end of the AIDS epidemic”. Last year, UNAIDS estimated, there were 35 million people living with HIV around the world, but only about 12.9 million are ...
World Aids Day: Living with HIV
The Independent - 11/26/2011 11:20:35 PM
the number of people living with HIV has reached a record 34 million. Thanks to antiretroviral drugs, which almost 50 per cent of people with the virus can now access, the number of Aids-related deaths around the world stands at 1.8 million a year – its ...
Protection of Persons Living with HIV/AIDS
Punch - 12/7/2013 10:52:26 PM
WHO statistics show that in 2012, there were 35.3 million people living with HIV/AIDS ... low- and middle-income countries. Stigmatisation and discrimination are still major issues and barriers to voluntary testing. But the world is dealing with ...
People with HIV living longer
Yahoo News - 7/17/2014 10:54:01 PM
Paris (AFP) - HIV-positive people in the world's rich countries now live nearly as long as those who don't carry the AIDS-causing virus ... the life expectancy for people with HIV is now approaching that seen in the general population."
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 ...
HIV/AIDS Vaccine in Sight
TPM - 9/16/2014 10:28:47 AM
In 1987, a person diagnosed with HIV/AIDS was given six months to live. In 2014 ... the highest death rate in the country,” she said of her home state. She then closed the discussion by highlighting the struggles patients face when it comes to housing ...
HIV and Aids: record numbers in poorer countries receive treatment
theguardian.com - 11/20/2013 2:15:43 PM
Record numbers of people living in low- and middle-income countries are receiving antiretroviral treatment, and HIV infection rates among children ... On Wednesday, in the runup to World Aids Day on 1 December, UNAids said an estimated 35.3 million people ...
Justice Department: Fighting Discrimination against People Living with HIV
blog.aids.gov - 11/26/2012 1:00:24 PM
[Editor’s note: As we approach World AIDS Day ... DOJ’s Civil Rights Division works to eradicate discrimination against people with disabilities, including those living with HIV or AIDS, by enforcing the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
HIV/AIDS: UNAIDS World AIDS Day report - the Highlights
IRIN - 11/20/2012 3:02:03 PM
Some 2.5 million people contracted HIV in 2011; rates of new infections have fallen by 20 percent since countries met at the inaugural UN General Assembly Special Session on HIV/AIDS ... living with the virus and in need of ARVs do not have them. The world ...
World AIDS Day: China’s strange prejudice against AIDS patients
Washington Post - 12/1/2012 8:39:46 PM
One of the purposes of World AIDS Day is to focus media attention on the global HIV/AIDS epidemic. But even though each country's HIV situation is ... “Every day face-to-face with AIDS patients, see how fearless they are” However, the "they" seemed ...