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HIV-9 Reduce the proportion of persons with a diagnosis of Stage 3 HIV (AIDS) within 3 months of diagnosis of HIV infection

About the Data: National

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch: 
Yes
Measure: 
percent
Baseline (Year): 
25.9 (2008)
Target: 
20.8
Target-Setting Method: 
Maintain consistency with national programs, regulations, policies, and laws.
Target-Setting Method Justification: 
The 25% improvement is consistent with the goals of the Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention Strategic Plan.
Numerator: 

Number of persons aged 13 years and over who had a diagnosis of Stage 3 HIV (AIDS) within 3 months of HIV diagnosis

Denominator: 

Number of persons aged 13 years and over with a diagnosis of HIV

Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective: 
Retained from HP2010 objective
Data Collection Frequency: 
Annual
Methodology Notes: 

    Stage 3 (AIDS) at diagnosis is based on first CD4 test performed or documentation of an AIDS-defining condition ≤3 months after a diagnosis of HIV infection. Transmission category data have been statistically adjusted to account for missing transmission category.

About the Data: State

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the state-level data.

Measure: 
percent
Numerator: 

Number of persons aged 13 years and over who had a diagnosis of Stage 3 HIV (AIDS) within 3 months of HIV diagnosis

Denominator: 

Number of persons aged 13 years and over with a diagnosis of HIV

Data Collection Frequency: 
Annual
Methodology Notes: 

      Stage 3 (AIDS) at diagnosis is based on first CD4 test performed or documentation of an AIDS-defining condition ≤3 months after a diagnosis of HIV infection. Transmission category data have been statistically adjusted to account for missing transmission category.

Revision History

Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.

Description of Changes Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch: 
This objective was moved to measurable in 2013. The objective title was revised from "Increase the proportion of new HIV infections diagnosed before progression to AIDS" to "Reduce the proportion of persons with a diagnosis of Stage 3 HIV (AIDS) within 3 months of diagnosis of HIV infection." In 2019, this objective was archived.