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Figure 5-2: New HIV diagnoses per 10,000 adults

Bar chart showing number of new HIV diagnoses. Select [D] Text Description below for details.

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Bar chart showing number of new HIV diagnoses by race and neighborhood income in New York City

Race High Moderate Low Very Low
White 5 2 2 10
Black 20 17 16 32
Hispanic 20 5 9 15

Both poor and wealthy New York City neighborhoods have high rates of new HIV diagnoses; overall, very low income Black New Yorkers have the highest rates of HIV diagnoses.

Source: Karpati et al., 2004. Reprinted, with permission, from the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Copyright 2004 by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

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Internet Citation: Figure 5-2: New HIV diagnoses per 10,000 adults. Content last updated October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/iomqrdrreport/futureqrdrfig5-2.html