HIV-3 Reduce the rate of HIV transmission among adolescents and adults

National Data Source
National HIV Surveillance System (NHSS); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (CDC/NCHHSTP)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
Yes
Measure
per 100 
Baseline (Year)
4.6 (2006)
Target
3.5
Target-Setting Method
Maintain consistency with national programs, regulations, policies, and laws.
Numerator
New HIV infections
Denominator
Persons living with HIV
Data Collection Frequency
Annual
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable

Comments

Description of Changes Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch

The original baseline was revised from 5.0 to 4.6 due to reporting delays. The target of 3.5 remains the same as the target setting method is "Maintain consistency with national programs, regulations, policies, and laws".