Persons Living with HIV Infection Ever Classified As Stage 3 (AIDS) In The US, by Race and Ethnicity
"From 2010 through 2014, the number and rate of persons living with infection ever classified as stage 3 (AIDS) increased (Table 19a). At year-end 2014, 521,002 persons in the United States were living with infection ever classified as stage 3 (AIDS). The prevalence rate of infections classified as stage 3 (AIDS) was 163.4.
" Age group: At year-end 2014, the highest rate (473.1) and the largest percentage (20%) were those for persons aged 50–54 years, followed by persons aged 45–49 (431.9 and 17%, respectively). From 2010 through 2014, the largest percentage increase in rates (57%) was among persons aged 65 years and older (from 56.8 in 2010 to 89.3 in 2014).
" Race/ethnicity: At year-end 2014, the highest rate (551.5) and the largest percentage (42%) were those for blacks/African Americans. Among the remaining race/ethnicity groups, the rates were 329.0 for persons of multiple races, 206.2 for Hispanics/Latinos, 83.6 for Native Hawaiians/other Pacific Islanders, 80.7 for whites, 64.5 for American Indians/Alaska Natives, and 36.6 for Asians."