New HIV Infections Tables - 2002

The following tables contain case counts and rates of new HIV infection in Minnesota by place of residence, age, gender, race/ethnicity and mode of exposure.

On this page:
Number of New Cases and Rates, Minnesota, 1982-2002
Number of Cases and Rates by Residence, Age, & Gender -- Minnesota, 2002
Number of Cases and Rates by Race/Ethnicity & Mode of Exposure -- Minnesota, 2002
Number of Cases and Rates by County of Residence -- Minnesota, 2002
Perinatal HIV Exposure* -- Number of Births to HIV-Infected Women** by Year of Child's Birth and Mother's Race/Ethnicity, Minnesota 1982-2002
Perinatal HIV Transmission* - Number of Perinatally-Acquired HIV/AIDS Cases by Year of Child's Birth and Mother's Race/Ethnicity, Minnesota 1982-2002

Table 1. Number of New Cases and Rates (per 100,000 persons) of HIV Infection, HIV (non-AIDS), and AIDS* Minnesota, 1982-2002
Year 
HIV Infection
HIV (non-AIDS)
AIDS
Cases
Rate
Cases
Rate
Cases
Rate
1982-1992
3976
--
2919
--
1718
--
1993
356
7.8
223
4.9
352
7.8
1994
333
7.3
227
4.9
335
7.3
1995
347
7.5
221
4.8
344
7.4
1996
295
6.3
190
4.0
262
5.6
1997
283
6.0
193
4.1
197
4.1
1998
302
6.3
195
4.1
197
4.1
1999
312
6.4
204
4.2
163
3.4
2000
276
5.6
177
3.6
162
3.3
2001
288
5.9
201
4.1
127
2.6
2002
305
6.2
211
4.3
151
3.1
Cumulative Total
7073
143.8
4961
100.8
4008
81.5

* HIV Infection = New cases of HIV infection (both HIV (non-AIDS) and AIDS at first diagnosis) diagnosed within a given calendar year. HIV (non-AIDS) = New cases of HIV infection (excluding AIDS at first diagnosis) diagnosed within a given calendar year. AIDS = All new cases of AIDS diagnosed within a given calendar year.

** The cumulative rate is calculated by dividing the cumulative number of cases by the estimated state population and multiplying by 100,000. Rates for individual calendar years were calculated using 2000 U.S. Census population data (2000-2003) and 1993-1999 population estimates were calculated using interpolation between U.S. Census 1990 data and U.S. Census 2000 data.

Please Note: The sum of HIV (non-AIDS) cases and AIDS cases will be greater than the number of cases of HIV Infection in a given year. The difference occurs because, unlike the HIV Infection category, the AIDS category includes both cases that are AIDS at first diagnosis as well as those cases that progress from HIV (non-AIDS) to AIDS during the year (see above definitions).

Numbers and rates exclude federal and private prisoners and refugees in the HIV-Positive Refugee Resettlement Program.

Table 2. Number of Cases and Rates (per 100,000 persons) of HIV Infection
by Residence, Age, & Gender* -- Minnesota, 2002
Group
HIV Infection
HIV Infection Rate
Cases
%
Residence**
Minneapolis
126
42%
32.9
St. Paul
41
14%
14.3
Suburban
104
34%
5.3
Greater Minnesota
32
11%
1.4
Total
303
100%
6.2
Age
<13 yrs
5
2%
0.5
13-19 yrs
7
2%
1.3
20-24 yrs
27
9%
8.4
25-29 yrs
47
15%
14.7
30-34 yrs
67
22%
19.0
35-39 yrs
64
21%
15.5
40-44 yrs
33
11%
8.0
45-49 yrs
23
8%
6.3
50-54 yrs
18
6%
6.0
55-59 yrs
9
3%
4.0
60+ yrs
5
2%
0.6
Total
305
100%
6.2
Gender
Male
218
71%
9.0
Female
87
29%
3.5
Total
305
100%
6.2

* HIV Infection includes all new cases of HIV infection (both HIV (non-AIDS) and AIDS at first diagnosis) among Minnesota residents in 2002.

** Residence information missing for 2 cases of HIV infection in 2002.

Suburban = Seven-county metropolitan area except Minneapolis & St. Paul (Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin (except Minneapolis), Ramsey (except St. Paul), Scott, and Washington counties). Greater Minnesota = Remaining 80 counties outside of the seven-county metropolitan area.

Numbers and rates exclude federal and private prisoners and refugees in the HIV-Positive Refugee Resettlement Program. State prisoners are included (2 new diagnoses in 2002).

Rates calculated using U.S. Census 2000 data.

Table 3. Number of Cases and Rates (per 100,000 persons) of HIV Infection
by Race/Ethnicity & Mode of Exposure* -- Minnesota, 2002
Group
Males
Females
Total
Cases
%
Rate
Cases
%
Rate
Cases
%
Rate
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
115
53%
#
 
14
16%
#
 
129
42%
3.0
Black**, African-American
37
17%
#
25
29%
#
62
20%
37.0
Black**, African-born
29
13%
#
36
41%
#
65
21%
130-185***
Hispanic
25
11%
#
6
7%
#
31
10%
21.6
American Indian
3
1%
#
4
5%
#
7
2%
8.6
Asian/PI
7
3%
#
2
2%
#
9
3%
5.3
Unknown
2
1%
X
0
0%
X
2
1%
X
Total
218
100%
9.0
87
100%
3.5
305
100%
6.2
Mode of Exposure
MSM
128
59%
X
 
--
--
X
 
128
42%
X
IDU
6
3%
X
2
2%
X
8
3%
X
MSM/IDU
7
3%
X
--
--
X
7
2%
X
Heterosexual (Total)
(14)
6%
X
(30)
34%
X
(44)
14%
X
with IDU
5
--
X
9
--
X
14
--
X
with Bisexual Male
--
--
X
2
--
X
2
--
X
with Hemophiliac/other
0
--
X
0
--
X
0
--
X
with HIV+, unknown risk
9
--
X
19
--
X
28
--
X
Perinatal 
0
0%
X
3
3%
X
3
1%
X
Other 
0
0%
X
2
2%
X
2
1%
X
Unspecified 
29
13%
X
22
25%
X
51
17%
X
No Interview  
34
16%
X
28
32%
X
62
20%
X
Total 
218
100%
9.0
87
100%
3.5
305
100%
6.2

* HIV infection includes all new cases of HIV infection (both HIV (non-AIDS) and AIDS at first diagnosis) among Minnesota residents in 2002.

** African-born Blacks are reported separately from other Blacks (born in the U.S. or elsewhere).

***Accurate population estimates for Black, African-born persons living in Minnesota are unavailable anecdotal (50,000) and 2000 U.S. Census data (35,188) ) were used to create the range of rates reported for African-born persons. The population estimate for Black, African-American persons (167,784) was calculated by subtracting the U.S. Census estimate for African-born persons (35,188) from the total Black population (202,972). Note that this assumes that all African-born persons are Black (as opposed to another race).

# U.S. Census 2000 data necessary to calculate race-specific rates (specifically a breakdown of the state population by "Race alone or in Combination with one or more races" by gender) have not yet been released for Minnesota. When these data become available this table will be updated.

Numbers exclude federal and private prisoners and refugees in the HIV-Positive Refugee Resettlement Program.

MSM = Men who have sex with men. IDU = Injecting drug use. Heterosexual = For males: heterosexual contact with a female known to be HIV+, an injecting drug user, or a hemophiliac/blood product or organ transplant recipient. For females: heterosexual contact with a male known to be HIV+, bisexual, an injecting drug user, or a hemophiliac/blood product or organ transplant recipient. Perinatal = Mother to child HIV transmission; birth may have occurred in a previous year. Unspecified = Cases who did not acknowledge any of the risks listed above. No Interview = Cases who refused to be, could not be or have not yet been interviewed.

Table 4. Number of Cases and Rates (per 100,000 persons) of HIV Infection by County of Residence* -- Minnesota, 2002
County**
HIV Infection Cases
HIV Infection Rate***
Aitkin
0
-
Anoka
15
5.0
Becker
0
-
Beltrami
0
-
Benton
0
-
Big Stone
0
-
Blue Earth
2
-
Brown
0
-
Carlton
0
-
Carver
1
-
Cass
0
-
Chippewa
0
-
Chisago
0
-
Clay
0
-
Clearwater
0
-
Cook
0
-
Cottonwood
0
-
Crow Wing
0
-
Dakota
18
5.1
Dodge
0
-
Douglas
0
-
Faribault
0
-
Fillmore
0
-
Freeborn
0
-
Goodhue
1
-
Grant
0
-
Hennepin
187
16.8
Houston
0
-
Hubbard
0
-
Isanti
1
-
Itasca
1
-
Jackson
0
-
Kanabec
0
-
Kandiyohi
0
-
Kittson
0
-
Koochiching
0
-
Lac Qui Parle
0
-
Lake
0
-
Lake of the Woods
0
-
Le Sueur
0
-
Lincoln
0
-
Lyon
0
-
McLeod
0
-
Mahnomen
1
-
Marshall
0
-
Martin
0
-
Meeker
0
-
Mille Lacs
2
-
Morrison
0
-
Mower
0
-
Murray
0
-
Nicollet
0
-
Nobles
0
-
Norman
0
-
Olmsted
4
-
Otter Tail
0
-
Pennington
0
-
Pine
3
-
Pipestone
0
-
Polk
1
-
Pope
0
-
Ramsey
43
8.4
Red Lake
0
-
Redwood
0
-
Renville
0
-
Rice
2
-
Rock
0
-
Rosseau
1
-
St. Louis
4
-
Scott
1
-
Sherburne
1
-
Sibley
0
-
Stearns
6
4.5
Steele
0
-
Stevens
0
-
Swift
0
-
Todd
0
-
Traverse
0
-
Wabasha
0
-
Wadena
0
-
Waseca
0
-
Washington
6
3.0
Watonwan
0
-
Wilkin
0
-
Winona
1
-
Wright
1
-
Yellow Medicine
0
-
State Total**
303
6.2

* HIV infection includes all new cases of HIV infection (both HIV (non-AIDS) and AIDS at first diagnosis) among Minnesota residents in 2002. County of residence as reported at time of diagnosis.

** Residence information missing for 2 cases of HIV infection in 2002; Total rate is based on all cases in the state (n = 305).

*** Rates not calculated for counties with fewer than 5 cases.

Numbers and rates exclude federal and private prisoners and refugees in the HIV-Positive Refugee Resettlement Program. HIV infection was diagnosed among 2 state prisoners during 2002 (State correctional facilities are located in the following counties: Anoka, Carlton, Chisago, Goodhue, Pine, Rice, Scott, St. Louis, Stearns, and Washington).

Rates calculated using U.S. Census 2000 data.

Table 5a. Perinatal HIV Exposure*
Number of Births to HIV-Infected Women** by Year of Child's Birth and Mother's Race/Ethnicity, Minnesota 1982-2002
Year(s)
Race/Ethnicity of Mother
Total
Foreign-born Mothers****
White
Black, African-American***
Black, African-born***
Hispanic
American Indian
Asian/PI
Unknown
Number
(% of total in time period)
1982-1989
15
6
0
0
1
1
0
23
2
9%
1990
4
2
0
0
1
0
0
7
0
0%
1991
5
4
0
0
3
0
0
12
0
0%
1992
9
5
1
1
0
0
0
16
1
6%
1993
8
6
1
0
1
0
0
16
1
6%
1994
5
9
1
2
2
0
0
19
1
5%
1995
8
8
0
1
2
0
0
19
1
5%
1996
8
2
0
2
1
1
0
14
3
21%
1997
7
8
1
1
0
1
0
18
1
6%
1998
8
6
3
1
2
0
0
20
4
20%
1999
8
12
3
1
1
1
0
26
5
19%
2000
12
8
6
2
1
1
0
30
8
27%
2001
1
20
13
1
2
0
0
37
15
41%
2002
7
4
9
2
1
0
0
23
8
35%
Cumulative Total
105
100
38
14
18
5
0
280
50
18%

NOTE: A birth to an HIV-infected woman was only included in the table if her residence at the time of child's birth was reported as Minnesota.

* Exposure of child to HIV during pregnancy, at birth, and/or during breastfeeding.

** HIV-infected women may or may not have progressed to an AIDS diagnosis.

*** African-born Blacks are reported separately from other Blacks (born in the U.S. or elsewhere).

**** Mothers' places of birth include: Africa (35), Asia/Pacific Islands (5), Central America/Caribbean (5), Mexico (3), and South America (2).

Note: During 2001 an Enhanced Perinatal Surveillance (EPS) Project was undertaken and resulted in more complete reporting of births to HIV-infected mothers; 19 of 37 births reported in 2001 were identified through the EPS Project.

 

Table 5b. Perinatal HIV Transmission* - Number of Perinatally-Acquired HIV/AIDS Cases by Year of Child's Birth and Mother's Race/Ethnicity, Minnesota 1982-2002
Year(s)
Race/Ethnicity of Mother
Total
Foreign-born Mothers***
White
Black, African-American**
Black, African-born**
Hispanic
American Indian
Asian/PI
Unknown
Number
(% of total in time period)
1982-1989
5
2
0
0
1
1
0
9
1
11%
1990
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0%
1991
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0%
1992
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0%
1993
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0%
1994
2
0
0
1
0
0
0
3
0
0%
1995
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
2
0
0%
1996
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
3
2
67%
1997
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0%
1998
1
1
2
0
0
0
0
4
2
50%
1999
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
-
2000
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0%
2001
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
-
2002
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
1
100%
Cumulative Total
18
6
3
4
2
2
0
35
6
17%
Rate of Transmission 1996-2002
2%
5%
9%
--
--
--
--
6%
11%
--
Cumulative Rate of Transmission****
17%
6%
8%
--
--
--
--
13%
12%
--

NOTE: Cases of perinatally-acquired HIV/AIDS were only included in the table if the child's residence at the time of birth was reported as Minnesota.

* Transmission of HIV from mother to child during pregnancy, at birth, and/or during breastfeeding.

** African-born Blacks are reported separately from other Blacks (born in the U.S. or elsewhere).

*** Mothers' places of birth include: Africa (2), Asia/Pacific Islands (2), Central America/Caribbean (1), and Mexico (1).

**** The cumulative rate of HIV transmission is calculated by dividing the total number of perinatally-acquired HIV infections by the total number of births in a category and multiplying by 100.

Rates calculated only for categories where the cumulative number of births is 30 or greater.

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