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, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
585 new HIV cases posted in July; 17 deaths recorded—DOH
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 8/28/2014 7:09:25 AM
Seventeen deaths due to AIDS were accounted, and all were male ... of HIV and AIDS cases in the country as the Philippines is one of the eight countries in the world where HIV cases continue to rise. Complete stories on our Digital Edition newsstand ...
Uganda’s gay rights and sex worker activists answer your questions about HIV prevention
PBS - 8/29/2014 3:29:18 PM
As HIV infections and AIDS-related deaths around the world fall, rates in Uganda have been on the rise ... NewsHour Viewer 1: Can you address how religious institutions in the country are either assisting to mitigate HIV contraction or driving the rise ...
The 90-90-90 solution to AIDS pandemic
Globe and Mail - 8/29/2014 11:36:04 PM
The AIDS ... and deaths continue to rise, such as intravenous drug users (where HIV is 28 times more prevalent than in the general population) and sex workers (12 times higher). Special attention also needs to be paid to the few countries that are still ...
Message for the World Day Against AIDS
Catholic News Agency - 8/28/2014 6:47:56 AM
HIV/AIDS continues to sow death in all the countries of the world. 4. The best cure is prevention to avoid infection by HIV/AIDS, which we should remember is transmitted through the triple route of blood, transmission from mother to child, and sexual contact.
World AIDS Museum opens in Fort Lauderdale
Windy City Media Group - 8/25/2014 11:55:08 PM
The museum offers a timeline look at the disease, dating back to 1908—long before the world knew what HIV and AIDS were. It chronicles the horrors of AIDS in the 1980s, when deaths were commonplace, mixed in with a timeline of general mainstream life.
Asamoah Gyan In Malawi to Re-invigorate Advocacy on HIV Prevention
Sports Peace FM Online - 8/29/2014 7:36:52 AM
The Campaign is one in a series of activities which Malawi’s National AIDS Commission (NAC), Joint United ... “Ghana continues to be among the lead countries of the world in its national response to HIV and teaming up with Malawi will certainly pave ...
Researchers urge studies on chronic diseases among HIV patients in developing world
Healio - 8/26/2014 12:52:24 AM
A coalition of scientists has called for urgent research strategies to address the growing problem of chronic comorbidities in HIV patients in developing countries ... the CDC, the World Bank and the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator at the US ...
Over 12,000 People Infected With HIV
Daily Guide - 8/26/2014 2:54:05 AM
Statistics available to DAILY GUIDE indicates that about 12,073 HIV cases were recorded in the country last year while 14,000 people died from AIDS in the same year. Records further had it that the country has an HIV population of 225,487 with 30,397 being ...
Death rate from HIV dropped to half in rich countries during past decade
Zee News - 7/18/2014 8:55:18 AM
Washington: A new study has revealed that the overall death rate has been cut to half among the people with AIDS ... world's rich countries and receiving care and antiretroviral therapy (ART), compared with a decade ago. The study involved nearly 50, 000 ...
Mbeki Aids denial 'caused 300,000 deaths'
theguardian.com - 11/25/2008 11:53:22 PM
The Aids policies of the former South African president Thabo Mbeki's government were directly responsible for the avoidable deaths ... country, according to research by Harvard university. South Africa has one of the severest HIV/Aids epidemics in the world.
Global AIDS epidemic can be controlled by 2030, U.N. says
Reuters - 7/16/2014 10:23:35 AM
AIDS deaths have fallen 35 percent since a peak in 2005. "The world has witnessed extraordinary ... In 2011, U.N. member states agreed to a target of getting HIV treatment to 15 million people by 2015. As countries scaled up treatment coverage, and ...
Why Did AIDS Ravage the U.S. More Than Any Other Developed Country? Solving an epidemiological mystery
New Republic - 5/11/2014 11:59:09 PM
(Five Startling Statistics About America's Dreaful Record on HIV/AIDS) The second thing they tell me is why. AIDS is the same virus no matter what country ... in the United States didn’t fall to the same lows as the rest of the developed world.
World’s largest HIV treatment program finally reducing AIDS-related deaths in South Africa
Raw Story - 5/14/2013 8:24:13 PM
the country’s official statistics agency said Tuesday. After years of dragging its heels on the HIV/AIDS crisis, since 2004 South Africa has developed the world’s largest HIV treatment programme. New data indicate that drive is working. The disease ...