“The only thing necessary for these diseases to the triumph is for good people and governments to do nothing.”
South Africa: HIV & AIDS by Age by Sex
Note: The information you see here is from the First
National Bank Economics website at: http://www.fnb.co.za/economics/
These graphs are from the Actuarial Society of South Africa. It is very
possible that these estimates are very conservative and do not truly reflect
how bad the true situation is. Nevertheless, they still show the tremendous
impact that HIV/AIDS is having on South Africa.
In order to appreciate the true impact AIDS may have on South Africa, you
should also go to the analysis by Dr Jan Du Plessis, called: "South Africa:
Beyond Democracy" which is in the archive of the AfricanCrisis website. Dr
Du Plessis is a professional geostrategic analyst who produces reports for
businesses, etc. This is a report from him detailing how AIDS will become
the major force driving South Africa as the AIDS pandemic drives society at
all levels in a way not seen since the Black Death in Europe.
Here are the graphs from the Actuarial Society (ASSA)
of South Africa:-
AIDS is a major killer of women.
AIDS will slaughter women and especially young