HIV/AIDS & Latinos: Who’s Most At Risk?

A man holding a red HIV/AIDS ribbonLatinos are disproportionately affected by HIV:

  • In 2009, Latinos accounted for 20% of new HIV infections in the United States while representing approximately 16% of the total US population.
  • Latino MSM are particularly affected by HIV.
  • Group of Latino Friends The HIV epidemic is a serious public health issue in the Latino community.