Friday, July 23, 2010

CDC Factsheet: HIV and AIDS in the United States

A new factsheet from the CDC estimates that more than one million people are living with HIV in the United States. One in five (21%) of those people living with HIV is unaware of their infection. Despite increases in the total number of people living with HIV in the United States in recent years, the annual number of new HIV infections has remained relatively stable. However, new infections continue at far too high a level, with an estimated 56,300 Americans becoming infected with HIV each year.

HIV Incidence and Prevalence, United States, 1977-2006

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