How many AIDS orphans are there?
70,000 new AIDS orphans a year
It is important to know that an AIDS orphan is a child who became an orphan because one or both parents died from AIDS. Statistics do not look too good. Did you know that there are 70,000 new AIDS orphans a year? There are more than 20 million AIDS orphans all over the world. The most numerous AIDS orphans are in South Africa. Moreover, the highest number of AIDS orphans as a percentage of all orphans was in Zimbabwe.