Rus News Journal

The United Nations: for 10 number of new cases of disease by AIDS in the world it was reduced almost to 20 %

Number of new cases of disease by AIDS in the world it was reduced almost to 20 % over the last ten years, it is informed in the report prepared within the limits of the Incorporated program of the United Nations on a HIV/ to AIDS.

According to the United Nations, at the moment HIV - an infection annually get 2,6 million person whereas in 1999 this indicator was made 3,1 million by person. The statistics of  destruction of people from AIDS also shows certain progress: for the last five years the number of lethal outcomes among HIV carriers has decreased on 300 thousand, is told in the report.

According to the Swiss newspaper Matin, now about 33,3 million person suffer this deadly illness, from them 22,5 million live in the countries of Africa located to the south of Sahara. On the same countries it is necessary more than 75 % of all caused HIV - an infection of death. The HIV - the infected country of the world on - former is Swaziland where of AIDS are sick more than 25 % of adult population.