HIV and Women: Knowledge of Status

Knowledge of status is one of the six Ending the HIV Epidemic in the U.S. indicators. Knowledge of status refers to the estimated percentage of people with HIV who have received an HIV diagnosis.

EHE goal: increase the percentage of people with HIV who have received an HIV diagnosis to 95 percent by 2025.
Women with HIV in the US, 2019*
For every 100 people with HIV, 86 knew their HIV status. For every 100 women with HIV, 90 knew their HIV status.

* Based on sex assigned at birth.
Source: CDC. Estimated HIV incidence and prevalence in the United States 2015–2019 pdf icon[PDF – 3 MB]
HIV Surveillance Supplemental Report 2021;26(1).

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