Visit our Basic Statistics page. CDC’S National HIV Surveillance System is the primary source for monitoring HIV trends in the United States. CDC funds and assists state and local health departments to collect the information.
In 2019, 36,801 people received an HIV diagnosis in the United States and dependent areas. a The annual number of new diagnoses decreased 9% from 2015 to 2019. How many people have HIV in the United States? An estimated 1,189,700 people in the United States b had HIV at the end of 2019, the most recent year for which this information is available.
HIV in the United States and Dependent Areas. The annual number of new HIV diagnosesa has remained stable in recent years in the United States (US) and dependent areas.b However, annual new diagnoses have increased among some groups. HIV Diagnoses. In 2017, 38,739 people received an HIV diagnosis in the US.