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Table 19. Reported AIDS cases, by transmission category and sex, 2007 and cumulative—United States and dependent areas

Transmission category Males Females Total
2007 Cumulativea 2007 Cumulativea 2007 Cumulativea
No. % No. % No. % No. % No. % No. %
Adult or adolescent
Male-to-male sexual contact 14,383 51 445,645 54 14,383 38 445,645 44
Injection drug use 3,103 11 166,251 20 1,633 16 69,591 35 4,736 12 235,842 23
Male-to-male sexual contact and injection drug use 1,514 5 67,797 8 1,514 4 67,797 7
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 37 0 5,212 1 9 0 355 0 46 0 5,567 1
High-risk heterosexual contactb 2,791 10 52,623 6 4,713 47 90,229 45 7,504 20 142,852 14
Sex with injection drug user 281 1 11,941 1 704 7 26,825 13 985 3 38,766 4
Sex with bisexual male 233 2 5,415 3 233 1 5,415 1
Sex with person with hemophilia 4 0 90 0 10 0 513 0 14 0 603 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 31 0 584 0 25 0 819 0 56 0 1,403 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 2,475 9 40,008 5 3,741 37 56,657 28 6,216 16 96,665 9
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissuec 50 0 5,181 1 59 1 4,134 2 109 0 9,315 1
Other/risk factor not reported or identifiedd 6,442 23 77,328 9 3,563 36 36,896 18 10,005 26 114,224 11
Subtotal 28,320 100 820,037 100 9,977 100 201,205 100 38,297 100 1,021,242 100
Child (<13 yrs at diagnosis)
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 0 0 222 5 0 0 7 0 0 0 229 2
Mother with documented HIV infection or 1 of the following risk factors 30 77 4,333 89 43 90 4,464 95 73 84 8,797 92
Injection drug use 8 21 1,675 34 10 21 1,673 36 18 21 3,348 35
Sex with injection drug user 2 5 783 16 3 6 752 16 5 6 1,535 16
Sex with bisexual male 1 3 103 2 1 2 111 2 2 2 214 2
Sex with person with hemophilia 0 0 20 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 36 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 0 0 11 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 26 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 8 21 746 15 8 17 804 17 16 18 1,550 16
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 0 0 70 1 0 0 82 2 0 0 152 2
Has HIV infection, risk factor not specified 11 28 925 19 21 44 1,011 21 32 37 1,936 20
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissuee 1 3 242 5 0 0 141 3 1 1 383 4
Other/risk factor not reported or identifiedf 8 21 87 2 5 10 94 2 13 15 181 2
Subtotal 39 100 4,884 100 48 100 4,706 100 87 100 9,590 100
Total 28,359 100 824,921 100 10,025 100 205,911 100 38,384 100 1,030,832g 100

a From the beginning of the epidemic through 2007.

b Heterosexual contact with a person known to have, or to be at high risk for, HIV infection.

c AIDS developed in 43 adults/adolescents after they received transfusion of HIV-infected blood that had tested negative for HIV antibodies. AIDS developed in 13 additional adults after they received tissue, organs, or artificial insemination from HIV-infected donors.

d Includes 37 adults/adolescents who were exposed to HIV-infected blood, body fluids, or concentrated virus in health care, laboratory, or household settings, as supported by seroconversion, epidemiologic, or laboratory evidence. One person was infected after intentional inoculation with HIV-infected blood. Includes an additional 908 persons who acquired HIV infection perinatally but who were more than 12 years of age when AIDS was diagnosed. These 908 persons are not counted in the values for the pediatric transmission category.

e AIDS developed in 3 children after they received transfusion of HIV-infected blood that had tested negative for HIV antibodies.

f Includes 25 children who had sexual contact with an HIV-infected man and an additional 4 children who were exposed to HIV-infected blood in household, health care, or other settings, as supported by seroconversion, epidemiologic, or laboratory evidence.

g Includes 2 persons of unknown sex.

 
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