Aids Is Africa

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Aids Is Africa

  1. 1. How is aids affecting Africa’s economy and its people. By: Chris Strawley
  2. 2. Facts About Aids <ul><li>Between 1999 and 2000 there are more deaths then aids then there were in any war. </li></ul><ul><li>Sub Saharan Africa estimated 22 million people are living with HIV/AIDS. </li></ul><ul><li>There are 40.3 million people living with aids in the world and Sub Saharan has more then half. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Facts That I Knew <ul><li>Some facts that I know is that Aids can kill you very quickly. </li></ul><ul><li>Aids also means “ Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. </li></ul><ul><li>If you are born with Aids you only have a little time to live. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Facts That Were Interesting <ul><li>Some facts that were interesting was that 6575 people die from aids a day. </li></ul><ul><li>I also was shocked when I saw that more then half of the deaths from aids were in Sub Saharan. </li></ul><ul><li>The most interesting fact was that there were more deaths from Aids then any other war. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Death Toll From AIDS <ul><li>During 2005 2.3 million people died from Aids in Sub Saharan Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>That means 1 person dies every 13.1 seconds. </li></ul><ul><li>23 people die every 5 minutes. </li></ul><ul><li>274 people die every hour. </li></ul><ul><li>6575 people die every day. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Why I Chose This Topic <ul><li>I chose this topic because I wanted to learn some more things about Aids. </li></ul><ul><li>I also wanted to learn about Aids because it is very interesting. </li></ul><ul><li>This was my favorite topic and the facts I got were very interesting. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Question That I still Have <ul><li>Is there a cure for Aids. </li></ul><ul><li>How long can you live when you have Aids. </li></ul><ul><li>When a person has Aids can it spread to another human. </li></ul><ul><li>Does It matter how old you are to get Aids. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Resources <ul><li>www.Aidsinafrica.net/people_charts.php </li></ul><ul><li>www.time.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.avert.org/aidsinafrica.htm </li></ul><ul><li>www.globalissues.org/article/90/aids-in-africa </li></ul><ul><li>www.allafrica.com/aids </li></ul>

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