Every 14 seconds a child is orphaned due to HIV/AIDS. There are currently 14 million of these orphans worldwide, and an estimated 25 million will be orphaned by next year. One in four of the people who have died from AIDS has been a child.
Each year around 2.7 million more people become infected with HIV and 2 million die of AIDS. More than 90% of those living with HIV/AIDS are in developing world.