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2005 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.57
New AIDS cases per 100,000 population age 13 and overa, United States, 1998 and 2003
    2003 1998
Population group Number Rate Number Rate
           
Total   40,062 17.6 41,301 18.0
           
Age 13-17 153 0.7 132 0.7
18-44 28,464 25.2 30,623 27.4
45-64 15,598 18.3 9,830 15.8
65 and over 848 2.4 499 2.0
           
Ethnicityb Hispanic, all races 7,831 26.4 6,923 31.3
Non-Hispanic, all races        
Non-Hispanic, American Indian or Alaska Native 196 10.3 154 10.1
Non-Hispanic, Asian or Pacific Islander 494 4.7 345 4.4
Non-Hispanic, Black 21,174 74.6 20,461 80.7
Non-Hispanic, White 12,175 7.2 13,389 8.2
           
Gender Male 30,851 26.5 31,441 29.6
Female 11,211 9.2 9,860 8.7
           

a Estimates are adjusted for reporting delays. Data exclude cases from U.S. dependencies, possessions, and independent nations in free association with the U.S.

b The 2003 total number includes 192 persons with unknown race or multiple races.

Source:Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, HIV/AIDS Reporting System.

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