BLACK VOICES
03/20/2013 09:38 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

HIV in Black America: A Visual Breakdown (INFOGRAPHIC)

The good news: HIV rates among black women are down. The bad news: New infection rates among black men continue to rise. And with African Americans accounting for 47 percent of all new cases, there's still a long way to go.

Here's a closer look at where we stand relative to other groups and what the biggest barriers to curbing the epidemic are.

hiv in black america

HuffPost

BEFORE YOU GO

World AIDS Day: 10 New Things We've Learned About HIV/AIDS This Year

PHOTO GALLERY
10 Important HIV/AIDS Discoveries
CONVERSATIONS