Table 5_2_1-1

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 5_2_1.1
New AIDS cases per 100,000 population age 13 and over,a United States, 1998 and 2006
Population group20061998
RateRate
Total14.917.9
Age13–171.00.7
18–4420.626.6
45–6416.516.4
65 and over2.21.9
GenderMale22.427.9
Female7.88.4
Race/ethnicityWhite6.47.7
Black60.375.8
Hispanic20.828.7
Asian4.43.5
AI/AN7.89.0

a Data exclude cases from U.S. dependencies, possessions, and independent nations in free association with the U.S.�

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 5_2_1-1: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/5_hiv_aids/T5_2_1-1.html