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Table 23. Reported AIDS cases for female 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
Injection drug use 8 18 286 40
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 0 0 3 0
High-risk heterosexual contactb 22 50 299 42
Sex with injection drug user 7 16 115 16
Sex with bisexual male 1 2 28 4
Sex with person with hemophilia 0 0 2 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 0 0 6 1
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 14 32 148 21
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 1 2 18 3
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 13 30 105 15
Total 44 100 711 100
Asianc
Injection drug use 2 2 95 9
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 0 0 7 1
High-risk heterosexual contactb 47 53 540 54
Sex with injection drug user 5 6 92 9
Sex with bisexual male 2 2 74 7
Sex with person with hemophilia 0 0 3 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 0 0 18 2
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 40 45 353 35
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 3 3 87 9
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 36 41 274 27
Total 88 100 1,003 100
Black/African American
Injection drug use 817 13 39,793 33
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 7 0 149 0
High-risk heterosexual contactb 2,928 46 52,928 44
Sex with injection drug user 345 5 13,871 12
Sex with bisexual male 139 2 2,498 2
Sex with person with hemophilia 3 0 122 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 17 0 297 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 2,424 38 36,140 30
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 33 1 1,517 1
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 2,516 40 25,761 21
Total 6,301 100 120,148 100
Hispanic/Latinod
Injection drug use 313 18 13,298 35
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 0 0 68 0
High-risk heterosexual contactb 894 52 18,991 50
Sex with injection drug user 152 9 6,705 17
Sex with bisexual male 33 2 857 2
Sex with person with hemophilia 1 0 46 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 3 0 142 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 705 41 11,241 29
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 8 0 613 2
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 490 29 5,370 14
Total 1,705 100 38,340 100
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander
Injection drug use 2 14 22 19
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 0 0 0 0
High-risk heterosexual contactb 8 57 63 54
Sex with injection drug user 1 7 23 20
Sex with bisexual male 1 7 7 6
Sex with person with hemophilia 0 0 1 1
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 0 0 2 2
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 6 43 30 26
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 1 7 6 5
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 3 21 25 22
Total 14 100 116 100
White
Injection drug use 471 28 15,473 40
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 2 0 125 0
High-risk heterosexual contactb 756 45 16,541 42
Sex with injection drug user 188 11 5,839 15
Sex with bisexual male 55 3 1,915 5
Sex with person with hemophilia 6 0 336 1
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 5 0 344 1
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 502 30 8,107 21
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 12 1 1,858 5
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 452 27 5,046 13
Total 1,693 100 39,043 100
Total
Injection drug use 1,633 16 69,591 35
Hemophilia/coagulation disorder 9 0 355 0
High-risk heterosexual contactb 4,713 47 90,229 45
Sex with injection drug user 704 7 26,825 13
Sex with bisexual male 233 2 5,415 3
Sex with person with hemophilia 10 0 513 0
Sex with HIV-infected transfusion recipient 25 0 819 0
Sex with HIV-infected person, risk factor not specified 3,741 37 56,657 28
Receipt of blood transfusion, blood components, or tissue 59 1 4,134 2
Other/risk factor not reported or identified 3,563 36 36,896 18
Total 9,977e 100 201,205f 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 132 males of unknown race or multiple races.

f Includes 1,844 males of unknown race or multiple races.

 
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