The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Facts & figures

68 million Number of people who have died of AIDS worldwide.
55 million Number of people who have died of AIDS in Africa.
6,000 Number of Africans who die of AIDS each day, the equivalent of two World Trade Center attacks daily.
800 million Number of people worldwide who are chronically undernourished, including 1 in 3 people in sub-Saharan Africa.
300 million Number of people (almost half the population in sub-Saharan Africa) who live on less than $1 per day.
$329 billion Annual U.S. military spending.
$3.5 billion Additional anti-hunger and AIDS funding needed annually.


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