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Table 21. Reported AIDS cases for male adults and adolescents, by transmission category and race/ethnicity, 2007 and cumulative—United States and dependent areas

Transmission category 2007 Cumulativea
No. % No. %
American Indian/Alaska Native
Male-to-male sexual contact 71 54 1,473 55
Injection drug use 18 14 410 15
Male-to-male sexual contact and injection drug use 15 11 477 18
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 0 0 25 1
High-risk heterosexual contactb 6 5 119 4
Sex with injection drug user 1 1 31 1
Sex with person with hemophilia 0 0 0 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 0 0 3 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 5 4 85 3
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 1 1 8 0
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 20 15 171 6
Total 131 100 2,683 100
Asianc
Male-to-male sexual contact 216 57 4,154 67
Injection drug use 16 4 299 5
Male-to-male sexual contact and injection drug use 10 3 260 4
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 1 0 63 1
High-risk heterosexual contactb 34 9 378 6
Sex with injection drug user 4 1 49 1
Sex with person with hemophilia 0 0 1 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 2 1 12 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 28 7 316 5
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 4 1 104 2
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 96 25 973 16
Total 377 100 6,231 100
Black/African American
Male-to-male sexual contact 4,497 39 108,134 37
Injection drug use 1,391 12 84,645 29
Male-to-male sexual contact and injection drug use 460 4 22,917 8
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 9 0 614 0
High-risk heterosexual contactb 1,677 15 31,669 11
Sex with injection drug user 149 1 6,949 2
Sex with person with hemophilia 2 0 41 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 11 0 249 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 1,515 13 24,430 8
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 20 0 1,195 0
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 3,497 30 42,527 15
Total 11,551 100 291,701 100
Hispanic/Latinod
Male-to-male sexual contact 2,926 48 68,278 44
Injection drug use 903 15 47,344 30
Male-to-male sexual contact and injection drug use 297 5 11,366 7
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 4 0 468 0
High-risk heterosexual contactb 626 10 11,698 8
Sex with injection drug user 67 1 2,489 2
Sex with person with hemophilia 1 0 12 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 8 0 133 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 550 9 9,064 6
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 8 0 663 0
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 1,350 22 15,743 10
Total 6,114 100 155,560 100
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander
Male-to-male sexual contact 39 70 430 76
Injection drug use 2 4 26 5
Male-to-male sexual contact and injection drug use 3 5 29 5
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 0 0 5 1
High-risk heterosexual contactb 1 2 28 5
Sex with injection drug user 0 0 5 1
Sex with person with hemophilia 0 0 0 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 0 0 0 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 1 2 23 4
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 0 0 3 1
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 11 20 42 7
Total 56 100 563 100
White
Male-to-male sexual contact 6,490 66 260,797 73
Injection drug use 737 8 32,425 9
Male-to-male sexual contact and injection drug use 711 7 32,325 9
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 23 0 4,013 1
High-risk heterosexual contactb 417 4 8,260 2
Sex with injection drug user 56 1 2,348 1
Sex with person with hemophilia 1 0 36 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 10 0 183 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 350 4 5,693 2
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 17 0 3,176 1
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 1,410 14 17,302 5
Total 9,805 100 358,298 100
Total
Male-to-male sexual contact 14,383 51 445,645 54
Injection drug use 3,103 11 166,251 20
Male-to-male sexual contact and injection drug use 1,514 5 67,797 8
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 37 0 5,212 1
High-risk heterosexual contactb 2,791 10 52,623 6
Sex with injection drug user 281 1 11,941 1
Sex with person with hemophilia 4 0 90 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 31 0 584 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 2,475 9 40,008 5
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 50 0 5,181 1
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 6,442 23 77,328 9
Total 28,320e 100 820,037f 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 Includes Asian/Pacific Islander legacy cases (see Technical Notes).

d Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.

e Includes 286 males of unknown race or multiple races.

f Includes 5,001 males of unknown race or multiple races.

 
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