"An estimated 35,000 North Carolinians have HIV/AIDS (including those who are unaware of their status). Furthermore, HIV/AIDS
was the seventh leading cause of death among 25- to 44-year-olds in 2007." - North Carolina Institute of Medicine. Healthy
North Carolina 2020: A Better State of Health.
New HIV Infection Diagnoses North Carolina vs. HNC 2020 Target, 2008-2010
Estimated numbers resulted from statistical adjustment that accounted for reporting delays, but not for incomplete reporting.
Rates are per 100,000 population.
The HNC 2020 target, which is the target to be reached by 2020, is repeated in the data table for graphing purposes.
HIV Surveillance Report, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.