Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the percentage of adults (aged 15-49) living with HIV/AIDS. The adult prevalence rate is calculated by dividing the estimated number of adults living with HIV/AIDS at yearend by the total adult population at yearend.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate map
HIV prevalence in Ethiopia drops by 90 percent-Official
en.starafrica.com - 11/27/2015 4:02:22 PM
The HIV/AIDS prevalence rate in Ethiopia decreased by 90 percent, the country’s Federal HIV/AIDS Prevention and ... the office said at a press conference organized here on Friday in connection with World AIDS Day to be commemorated on 1st December.
New Zealand obesity campaigner quits saying country has made 'no progress'
The Guardian - 11/27/2015 2:47:47 AM
New Zealand is the third fattest nation of the OECD countries, according to official statistics. One in every three New Zealand adults, and one in every ten New Zealand children are obese. Toomath started FOE in 2001 as she was beginning to treat teenagers ...
Benue ranked 9th in HIV, AIDS prevalence – Ortom
dailypost.ng - 11/16/2015 8:58:45 AM
Mrs Eunice Ortom, wife of Benue State Governor, on Sunday, said that the state was now ranked ninth in the current HIV/AIDS prevalence rating in the country ... World Record on HIV Test” in Markurdi. NAN reports that the HIV/ AIDS prevalence rate ...
HIV/AIDS: Governor’s Wife Tasks Stakeholders On Achieving Zero Prevalence Rate
The Street Journal - 11/15/2015 7:48:21 AM
Mrs Eunice Ortom, Wife of Benue State Governor, has tasked all stakeholders in the fight against the spread of HIV/AIDS to put all mechanisms in place towards achieving a zero HIV/AIDS prevalence rate in the ... off of the Guinness World record campaign ...
Millions of women severely undernourished in low- and middle-income countries
Science Codex - 11/24/2015 4:24:24 AM
"What was also striking was that there was no decline in the prevalence of severe adult undernutrition in the past two decades in the majority of countries." This was the first broad global study of ... greater infection rates, poor pregnancy outcomes ...
Top 10 Countries By HIV AIDS Adult Prevalence Rate
Jagran Josh - 10/14/2011 11:57:15 PM
1 Switzerland 26.50 2012 est. 2 Lesotho 23.10 2012 est. 3 Botswana 23.00 2012 est. 4 South Africa 17.90 2012 est. 5 Zimbabwe 14.70 2012 est. 6 Namibia 13.30 2012 est. 7 Zambia 12.70 2012 est. 8 Mozambique 11.10 2012 est. 9 Malawi 10.80 2012 est.
Gallup: Global Unemployment 32 Percent
News Max - 11/19/2015 8:48:02 AM
Considering that almost half of the world lives on less than $2 a day, that unemployment figure can't be right.” “The ILO recommends a broad framework of labor force statistics to national statistics offices worldwide. Most countries collect these data ...
NAC and Government Dates Malawian Farmers on HIV/ AIDS
The Maravi Post - 11/27/2015 10:54:33 AM
National Aids Commission (NAC) has said only healthy farmer can contribute positively to the development of the country, in particular tobacco industry. Speaking during press briefing Wednesday in Lilongwe ahead of World HIV/ Aids Day commemoration and ...
Sierra Leone: UNAIDS Country Director Pays Courtesy Call On President Koroma
AllAfrica - 11/23/2015 2:34:03 PM
The UNAIDS is the main advocate for accelerated, comprehensive and coordinated global action on the HIV/AIDS epidemic ... and activities in bringing down the 1.5% prevalence rate of the virus across the country. The president expressed the need to ...
US Smoking Rate Down By 17 Percent: How Tobacco Companies Keep Their Business Strong
Tech Times - 11/14/2015 11:55:54 PM
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that the prevalence of smoking in the country went down from 20.9 percent to 16.8 percent during 2005 to 2014. Despite the apparent decline in smoking rates ... by the World Health ...
Rate of HIV Infection Is the Lowest in 15 Years
Time - 11/24/2015 11:58:22 PM
The latest global report on HIV-AIDS shows promising trends in controlling the epidemic ... but not all women in the area have adequate prenatal and reproductive health care. In Asia, only two countries have more than half of their HIV positive population ...
Fighting AIDS: Global Fund okays $16m for Pakistan
The Express Tribune - 11/22/2015 1:49:18 AM
The Global Fund has approved a concept note for Asian countries ... HIV/Aids and the government is clueless about their whereabouts,” he said. For this purpose, he said, teams of Aids Control Programme will visit key areas where the prevalence rate ...
Global Joblessness: The Real Number
Call UP - 11/19/2015 7:00:40 AM
The ILO recommends a broad framework of labor force statistics to national statistics offices worldwide ... by country. In the U.S., for example, 29% of those with good jobs have great jobs, and in China, 5% do. Out of 5 billion adults on this planet ...
Gallup poll reports global unemployment rate is 32%
Economic Collapse News - 11/18/2015 11:58:19 PM
The survey institution adds: “The ILO recommends a broad framework of labor force statistics to national statistics offices worldwide. Most countries collect these ... out of approximately five billion adults have a good job. “So who are the other ...
SSAC Director Calls For Joint Efforts Ahead Of World AIDS Day
gurtong.net - 11/22/2015 7:04:16 AM
YAMBIO, 21 November 2015 [Gurtong]-SSAC Director, Jane Pia Bangbe said that the South Sudan National Commission has no financial resources to facilitate big celebrations in the country ... WES indicates 6.8% prevalence rate of HIV/AIDS adding that the ...