Table 2. Time to an AIDS diagnosis after a diagnosis of HIV infection, by selected characteristics, 2006—34 states and 5 U.S. dependent areas with confidential name-based HIV infection reporting
|Diagnosis of AIDS after diagnosis of HIV infection||Total|
|<12 Monthsa||≥12 Monthsb|
|Data for 34 states|
|Age at diagnosis (yr)|
|American Indian/Alaska Native||62||38||99||62||161|
|Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander||16||34||33||66||49|
|Male adult or adolescent|
|Male-to-male sexual contact||6,478||34||12,399||66||18,878|
|Injection drug use||1,266||43||1,661||57||2,927|
|Male-to-male sexual contact and injection drug use||417||35||776||65||1,193|
|High-risk heterosexual contacte||1,859||46||2,165||54||4,024|
|Female adult or adolescent|
|Injection drug use||608||35||1,118||65||1,726|
|High-risk heterosexual contacte||2,639||33||5,390||67||8,029|
|Child (<13 yrs at diagnosis)|
|Subtotal for 34 states||13,390||36||23,768||64||37,158|
|Data for U.S. dependent areas||433||32||905||68||1,338|
Note. These numbers do not represent reported case counts. Rather, these numbers are point estimates, which result from adjustments of reported case counts. The reported case counts have been adjusted for reporting delays and missing risk-factor information, but not for incomplete reporting.
See Technical Notes for the list of areas that have had laws or regulations requiring confidential name-based HIV infection reporting since at least 2003.
Data exclude 35 persons whose month of diagnosis of HIV infection is unknown.
a Includes persons whose diagnoses of HIV infection and AIDS were made at the same time.
b Includes persons in whom AIDS has not developed.
c Includes Asian/Pacific Islander legacy cases (see Technical Notes).
d Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.
e Heterosexual contact with a person known to have, or to be at high risk for, HIV infection.
f Includes hemophilia, blood transfusion, perinatal exposure, and risk factor not reported or not identified.
g Includes hemophilia, blood transfusion, and risk factor not reported or not identified.
h Because column totals were calculated independently of the values for the subpopulations, the values in each column may not sum to the column total.
i Includes 268 persons of unknown race or multiple races.