Welcome to Quick Health Data Online
Quick Health Data Online is an interactive system that provides reliable and easily accessible health data to help assess needs, develop programs, and inform policies. The system is for anyone looking for US health data and is used by the public health community, policymakers, grant writers, researchers, and students.
The system provides state- and county-level data for all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and US territories and possessions. Data are available by gender, race and ethnicity and come from a variety of national and state sources. The system is organized into eleven main categories, including demographics, mortality, natality, reproductive health, violence, prevention, disease and mental health. Within each main category, there are numerous subcategories.
March 10, 2014 is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, an effort coordinated by the Office on Women's Health (OWH). Throughout the month, OWH works to raise awareness of the increasing impact of HIV/AIDS on women and girls, and to empower them to take positive actions such as: getting tested, preventing new infections, seeking care and treatment if they are HIV-positive, and educating their peers.
Diagnoses of HIV Stage3 (AIDS) among females has risen over time. In 1985 females accounted for 7% of HIV Stage3 (AIDS) diagnoses among adults and adolescents. That proportion rose to 25% of diagnoses in 2011.Additionally, in 2011, the rate of newly diagnosed cases of HIV among adult and adolescent females was nearly 4 times higher for Hispanic females and 20 times higher for Black females as compared to White females.
Females accounted for 10% of deaths due to HIV disease in 1987 and 27% of deaths due to HIV in 2010,and females accounted for one in four persons living with HIV at the end of 2010.
Quick Health Data Online provides data for men and women as well as details about race and ethnicity to enable comparisons between different population groups. Data can be used to generate tables such as these, which present the
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