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. Health departments report de-identified data to CDC so that information from around the country can be. In , over half of new HIV infections diagnosed in the US were among gay men, and up to one in five gay men living in cities is thought to be HIV positive. Three Reasons Gay Guys Are More Likely To Get HIV. As a gay or bi guy, you’re much more likely to get HIV through unprotected sex than your average straight guy. Ever wondered why? Here’s three reasons why nearly 80 percent of HIV diagnoses in New Zealand are among gay and bi guys: 1. It’s much easier to get HIV from anal sex. Statistic of hiv in gays
diagnoses remained stable at about 26, per year among all gay and bisexual men. HIV Surveillance Report ; Inthere were 6, deaths among gay and bisexual men with diagnosed HIV in the United States and 6 dependent areas. These deaths may be due to any cause. A much higher proportion of gay and bisexual men have HIV compared to any other group in the United States.