How many people die from AIDS in Africa each year?

Answer Between 1.1 and 1.7 million African people die of AIDS every year. The majority of AIDS-related deaths occur in sub-Saharan Africa, where about 5 percent of the adult population has HIV or AIDS.Sou... Read More »

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How many people die of AIDS in Africa every day?

According to an article in the World Watch Issue Alert, 6,000 Africans die from the AIDS virus each day, as of 2000. Eleven-thousand additional people are infected each and every day.References:Glo... Read More »

How many people in Africa are living with AIDS?

According to the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), it was estimated that 23.8 million people in Africa were living with AIDS at the end of 2008. Sub-Saharan African estimates wer... Read More »

How many people have died in Africa due to AIDS?

The United Nations Joint Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) reports that in 2008 there were roughly 1.4 million deaths from AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa. In that same year, an estimated 22.4 million people... Read More »

How many people die each year from asbestos?

Approximately 10,000 people die each year in the United States from illnesses related to asbestos exposure. These illnesses include mesothelioma, asbestosis, lung cancer and gastrointestinal cance... Read More »