|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
HIV/AIDS Fast Facts
CNN - 4/21/2014 4:01:47 PM
260,000 - New infections in children worldwide in 2012. 1.6 million - AIDS-related deaths worldwide in 2012. 70.8% of the world's people living with HIV/AIDS live in Sub-Saharan Africa; an estimated 1.6 million people were newly infected with HIV/AIDS in 2012.
Ryan Lewis's Mom Opens Up on Living Decades With HIV, Wants to Help Others
Yahoo News - 4/23/2014 11:34:34 AM
Musician Ryan Lewis is spearheading a fundraising effort to build medical centers around the world ... AIDS was a relatively new disease, patients could expect to develop full blown AIDS within 10 years and live only a year or two longer. Now, with better ...
Living with HIV/AIDS in Abuja
NATIONAL MIRROR - 4/17/2014 10:25:55 PM
The Network of People with HIV/ AIDS in Nigeria, NEPWAN, has lamented that living with the virus in the Federal Capital ... of funding by international donors like the Global Fund and the World Bank. Okene said the lack of attention of the administration ...
9 factors that increase your risk for HIV
Health India - 4/24/2014 7:51:28 AM
It has been estimated that there are more than 34 million people all around the world living with HIV infection. One of the main reasons why HIV/AIDS is so widespread is ... in various parts of developing countries, including India. According to a report ...
Designers unite to end HIV transmission
CNN - 4/23/2014 8:09:58 PM
Don't miss out on the conversation we're having at CNN Living ... and the MAC AIDS Fund will match up to $500,000 of all donations. The organization's aim is to work with governments within countries where the rate of mother-child HIV transmission is ...
Ryan Lewis’s Mom Opens Up on Living Decades with HIV
East Idaho News - 4/23/2014 1:50:34 PM
Julie Lewis herself was given only a few years to live. “But you know what’s amazing? My mom never died. She lived,” her son said. Julie Lewis founded the 30/30 Project to allow people all over the world access ... like HIV/AIDS can be managed ...
HIV Discovered as the Cause of AIDS 30 Years Ago Today
Science World Report - 4/23/2014 7:34:10 PM
On this date thirty years ago, Health and Human Services Secretary Margaret Heckler announced the discovery of HIV as the cause for the AIDS virus ... on other countries across the world on the WHO website. Over 1.1 million people in the U.S. are living ...
In Uganda, a nurse is accused of spreading HIV
BND - 4/13/2014 4:47:04 PM
The Ugandan press had dubbed her "the killer nurse," after the HIV-infected medical worker ... consequences for the fundamental rights of people living with HIV and AIDS in Uganda and beyond," said AIDS-Free World, in a statement. Namubiru shouldn't ...
Fighting AIDS in Africa
SOS Children - 4/24/2014 8:41:35 AM
We work in 36 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, the region with the world's highest HIV rate ... We provide free medical treatment to HIV patients in a region where medicines are often expensive or inaccessible. Our HIV/AIDS work across Africa Here you ...
Health minister calls on region to change mindset about HIV/AIDS
Jamaica Gleaner - 4/23/2014 4:46:32 AM
Health Minister Dr Fenton Ferguson has called for a change in mindset and greater solidarity among peoples of the Caribbean to end stigma and discrimination towards people living with HIV/AIDS ... affected region in the world in terms of HIV prevalence ...
Public in the dark about HIV - poll
home.bt.com - 4/22/2014 11:02:57 PM
Findings from a quiz taken by 5,000 people showed that the public are "in the dark" about the realities of living with human immunodeficiency (HIV) virus, the National Aids Trust (NAT ... diagnosed with HIV today is a world away from that faced by someone ...
Malawi to launch HIV+ youths’ association
Nyasa Times - 4/23/2014 4:13:44 PM
The launch is expected to be presided over by President Joyce Banda who is also Minister responsible for People ... HIV and AIDS in Malawi. In attendance will be six representatives of young Malawians living with the virus from each district in the country ...
Topics :: HIV Service Organization
Edge on the Net - 4/20/2014 4:50:06 AM
On Saturday, April 19 from noon to 5 p.m., the World ... HIV/AIDS Program. As budget cuts continue to take a hit on New York City AIDS Service Organizations, two local groups applaud efforts by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to ensure that people living with ...
Football star David Luiz ambassador in HIV/AIDS fight
Jamaica Observer - 4/17/2014 8:06:56 AM
adding he wanted to "use this position to spread the word about how to overcome AIDS around the world". Of the estimated 35.3 million people living with HIV around the world, some 5.4 million are 10 to 24 years old, and many of them do not know they are ...
David Holtgrave Appointed Vice Chair of Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS
News Wise - 4/22/2014 12:54:29 PM
PACHA provides advice, information and recommendations to the Secretary of HHS and the White House regarding programs and policies intended to improve the U.S. response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic ... around the country, including people living with HIV.