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
Fiji ranked second in the world with deaths caused by diabetes
Fiji Village - 7/26/2016 8:12:14 PM
Fiji is ranked second in the world with deaths caused by diabetes ... He says that as a developing country which is beginning to take leadership positions within the international society of States, we are placing significant emphasis on educating our ...
Canada must examine why it tops opioid-consuming countries in world: Philpott
660 News - 7/26/2016 10:18:06 AM
OTTAWA – Health Minister Jane Philpott says Canada and the U.S. need to examine why they are the top two opioid-gobbling countries in the world. Philpott says Canada ... overdoses and overdose deaths. She calls it a national public health crisis ...
Report: Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016
The Seattle Times - 7/27/2016 12:37:05 AM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Shooting deaths of law enforcement officers spiked 78 percent ... The report comes at a time of heightened tension between communities across the country and police officers. Two police officers and one sheriff’s deputy were shot ...
Mixed Progress in Worldwide Fight Against HIV/AIDS
Lincoln Journal Star - 7/19/2016 7:56:04 AM
TUESDAY, July 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The number of HIV/AIDS deaths worldwide each year has fallen since peaking in 2005, but the number of new HIV infections is up in 74 countries, according to a new study. Deaths from HIV/AIDS fell to 1.2 million in ...
What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
88.5 WFDD - 7/14/2016 8:47:56 PM
tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to systematically assess the scope of the disease around the world. Also surprising: Deaths from viral hepatitis are evenly distributed between rich and poor countries.
HIV cases rise in 74 countries
KOCO Oklahoma City - 7/23/2016 11:57:42 PM
The study is based on findings from the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study and explored the numbers of new infections, people living with HIV, deaths ... countries in Africa have the highest population growth in the world," he ...
Safest countries to do business in: Dubai puts UAE in Top 5
Emirates247 - 7/26/2016 6:07:33 AM
least crime rate in the world, the UAE’s status as a safe haven gains further credence to prove the point that the UAE is, indisputably, among the the safest country to do business. The index uses data based on factors including natural disasters ...
Maternal, child deaths reduce - Appiah-Denkyira
Ghana Web - 7/26/2016 3:08:36 AM
has disclosed that the rate of infant and maternal deaths in the country’s hospitals has reduced drastically while safe deliveries are on the increase. He also said the incidence of HIV/AIDS in the country was low and that for some time now great ...
Research Points To The Most Dangerous People In The World: Ourselves While Driving
Forbes - 7/26/2016 4:51:48 PM
Sheer habituation and following inevitably in its wake, a hidden in plain sight epidemic of road injuries and deaths. The fact remains ... Unfortunately, middle-income countries are where most of the world lives (see figure below from 4).
Punishing strike by resident doctors grinds on in Haiti
FOX News - 7/25/2016 4:21:22 AM
The Hospital of the State University of Haiti, the largest and most important public medical facility in this troubled country, is at the epicenter ... Thimothe said at least three deaths, including a pregnant woman who died outside the State University ...