Persons Living with HIV, by Race

According to the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC), at year-end 2010 there were an estimated total of 891,857 persons living with an HIV diagnosis in the US states and 6 dependent territories. Of these, 3,195 were American Indian/Alaska Native, 9,746 were Asian, 383,712 were Black/African-American, 183,486 were Hispanic/Latino, 910 were Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander, 295,545 were White, and 14,499 were multiple races.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. HIV Surveillance Report, 2011, "Rates of diagnoses of HIV infection among adults and adolescents, by area of residence, 2011—United States and 6 dependent areas"; Vol. 23, Table 17b, pp. 62-63. Published February 2013. Accessed May 21, 2013.