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
Nigeria: Nation Ranks Top in HIV/Aids-Related Fatalities
AllAfrica - 12/2/2016 9:46:48 AM
more people die of HIV infection in Nigeria than in any other country in the world, with about 180,000 deaths every year. We also have the largest number of newly infected children. Our country contributes one in every three new HIV infections among ...
Death toll from Oakland fire akin to 'a third-world country,' Utah fire official says
Deseret News - 12/5/2016 6:32:57 PM
Even so, such a high number of casualties in the Oakland fire is out of the norm in the nation's urban areas. "Usually you hear about this in a third-world country. This is really unusual," he said. Larson cautioned against drawing conclusions about ...
India can end the HIV/AIDS epidemic by 2030: J P Nadda
Economic Times - 12/1/2016 7:34:58 PM
NEW DELHI: Union Health Minister J P Nadda today said around two decades ago India was predicted to be the AIDS capital of world but has now "successfully arrested" the epidemic of HIV and claimed that the country ... we can end the HIV/AIDS epidemic ...
Prince Harry and Rihanna get tested for World AIDS Day
USA Today - 12/1/2016 12:32:37 PM
The Barbadian pop princess joined the British royal on Thursday for the Barbados National HIV/AIDS Commission's "Man Aware" event, held in the capital of Bridgetown in recognition of World AIDS Day ... were not necessarily a death sentence and that ...
Global Death Rate By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
Issues related to violence and healthcare have resulted in high crude death rates in parts of Africa and Eastern Europe, affecting countries such as Lesotho and Ukraine in different ways. Tuberculosis has infected one third of the world's population and ...
World AIDS Day Presidential Proclamation
Dallas Voice - 12/1/2016 3:42:54 AM
... people living with HIV reside in low- to middle-income countries. We need to do more to reach those who are at risk for contracting HIV/AIDS, and the United States is helping shape the world’s response to this crisis and working alongside the ...
‘The World Sees Me as the One Who Will Find Another Earth’
New York Times - 12/7/2016 11:42:33 AM
“The world sees me as ... he and Seager went cross-country skiing, and he couldn’t keep up. A few more terrible months passed, and he began writing out a methodical three-page list, practical advice for Seager after his death. It wasn’t a love ...
Cancer cases up by 50% in less developed countries: Study
Newstrack India - 12/7/2016 8:43:36 AM
In contrast, countries with a high development status had 44 per cent of new cancer cases. The findings showed that in 2015, there were 17.5 million new cancer cases worldwide and 8.7 million deaths. Although cancer is the world's second leading cause of ...
Dylann Roof's first death penalty trial set to begin in Charleston church shooting
CBS News - 12/7/2016 10:59:36 AM
Opening statements are set for later Wednesday in Dylann Roof’s federal death penalty trial ... women and taking over the country, authorities said. Roof left three people alive in the church basement so they could tell the world his reasons for the ...
World reacts to death of Cuba's Fidel Castro
Yahoo News - 11/26/2016 5:39:12 PM
Paris (AFP) - The death ... world around him," the US president said after the death of Cuba's revolutionary leader. "During my presidency, we have worked hard to put the past behind us, pursuing a future in which the relationship between our two countries ...
Death toll rises to close to 100 following Indonesia earthquake
9news.com.au - 12/7/2016 3:14:19 AM
spawned the Indian Ocean tsunami that killed 230,000 people in 11 countries, including about 180,000 in Aceh alone. The famous Spaceship Earth globe at Epcot Centre was turned into a Death Star for the upcoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
BOTEACH: Obama, World Leaders Disgrace Themselves by Refusing to Condemn Castro
Breitbart News - 11/29/2016 1:46:35 PM
During my presidency, we have worked hard to put the past behind us, pursuing a future in which the relationship between our two countries ... s death about himself and his own presidency. Perhaps President Obama forgot that he is leader of the free world ...
World Aids Day is marked by service
larampadinapoli.com - 12/7/2016 4:25:54 AM
Despite progress in averting new infections and reducing deaths ... affect far more people". As countries around the globe mark World AIDS day 2016, the Medical Association of Jamaica (MAJ) is lamenting the effects HIV/AIDS continues to have on the ...
World Bank Injects $122 million to Tackle TB in Southern Africa including Malawi
The Maravi Post - 12/7/2016 12:04:02 PM
Accounting for a third of the world’s countries with highest TB burdens, Southern Africa is at the center of the dual epidemic of TB and HIV/AIDS. Mozambique, Malawi, Lesotho and Zambia are no exception. These countries have high levels of TB/HIV ...
Cancer Cases Up by 50 Percent in Less Developed Countries
Med India - 12/7/2016 5:54:47 PM
A study by the Global Burden of Disease collaboration has found that while there has been a 33 percent increase in the global cases of cancers between 2005 and 2015, the countries ... cancer is the world's second leading cause of death after cardiovascular ...