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
Norway Becomes First Country To Offer HIV Prevention Drug PrEP For Free
thegailygrind.com - 10/21/2016 9:28:00 PM
Currently, Norway has one of the lowest percentage rates of any country in the world for HIV/AIDS prevalence for men ages 18-49. At stands at .10 percent. By contrast, South Africa stands grimly at 18.92 percent.
India to chair association of natural rubber producing countries
Times of India - 10/21/2016 8:09:16 PM
These 11 countries together account for around 90% of world NR production and 65% of world NR consumption. The Association has been an effective forum for facilitating exchange of information, consolidation of statistics, networking and coordinated ...
World Robot Conference 2016 opens in Beijing
GBTIMES - 10/21/2016 12:09:40 PM
The opening ceremony of the 2016 World Robot Conference ... proposed that all countries, including China, should push ahead with robotic research, innovation and the commercialisation of the resulting products, Xinhua reported. Statistics from the ...
World nickel prices jumped in Q3
Inquirer - 10/21/2016 4:48:50 PM
Citing data from the World Bureau of Metal Statistics, the report shows that the Philippines ... accounting for 20 percent of worldwide supply. The country gained the lead after Indonesia restricted the export of partially processed minerals including ...
Poor Diet Is The Greatest Risk To Worldwide Health, Report Says
The Huffington Post - 10/20/2016 8:21:47 AM
Members of the Global Panel, an independent group of food and nutrition researchers funded by the U.K. government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, are worried that poorer, developing countries around the world will see a spike in diet-related ...
Boozy England fans to be banged up in Soviet-era drunk tanks at World Cup 2018
Daily Star - 10/21/2016 5:17:28 PM
ENGLAND fans who step out of line at the 2018 World Cup in Russia face being banged up in old ... Drunk fans who clash with the Russian police will be imprisoned there, according to the country's health ministry's chief narcologist Yevgeny Brun.
HIV/AIDS database adds information from more than 100 countries
Los Angeles Times - 9/26/2013 5:26:49 AM
The U.S. Census Bureau announced Monday that it had updated its world HIV/AIDS database to include new data on more than 100 countries ... from 219 countries or regions, and tracks the prevalence of HIV infection, AIDS cases and related deaths.
World Bank to loan Bangladesh $2bn for climate fight
worldbulletin.net - 10/19/2016 2:56:40 PM
The country of 160 million people, a fourth of whom who live below the poverty line, has improved early warning systems to face cyclones and planted millions of trees along the coast. The World Bank said these measures have reduced deaths in major storms. "
What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
NPR News - 7/14/2016 3:40:08 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.
data.world Named NTIS Joint Venture Partner to Improve Use of Federal Data
Technology Marketing Corporation - 10/21/2016 3:37:15 PM
Open data concerning the nation s economy, population, and environment is a major transformative force, and has the potential to solve some of our country s hardest problems, said Brett Hurt, co-founder and CEO of data.world. data.world looks ...
HIV / AIDS
ourworldindata.org - 10/14/2016 9:04:41 AM
The number of AIDS-related deaths increased throughout the 1990s and ... 11 The source of funding for HIV/AIDS treatment varies across world region. Many countries in Sub-Saharan Africa care for HIV/AIDS patients primarily via funding from international ...
Number of deaths due to HIV/AIDS - By Country
www.quandl.com - 9/21/2016 3:58:31 PM
This page presents current and historical data for the Number of deaths due to HIV/AIDS across all countries that it is available ... Zimbabwe 39,000.00 2012 unit 0.00% Click to download all World data in csv or json.
WHO urges countries to reduce deaths by hepatitis
Daily Times - 10/7/2016 11:53:28 PM
ISLAMABAD: On the occasion of World Hepatitis ... WHO's Director of the HIV/AIDS Department and Global Hepatitis Programme. “This requires a rapid acceleration of access to services and medicines for all people in need.” Some countries, however ...
HIV/Aids mortality rate rising by 11pc annually in Pakistan: report
Dawn - 7/22/2014 5:22:58 AM
KARACHI: Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/Aids) is claiming more lives in Pakistan than ever, says a first-of-its-kind analysis of trend data from 188 countries ... since 2000. Worldwide, deaths from HIV/Aids ...
Driving to an early grave
The Economist online - 1/25/2014 3:10:28 AM
The picture is repeated across Kenya as the country’s roads are upgraded ... Poor and middle-income ones will see crashes match HIV/AIDS as a cause of death by 2030 (see chart). In the very poorest, the WHO expects deaths almost to triple.