Data for the year 2022 and 2023 are considered preliminary. Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, data for the year 2020 should be interpreted with caution.

Frequently Asked Questions | AHEAD


Expand All >
Collapse All >
What is the purpose of AHEAD?
What types of data are on the Dashboard?
How often will the data on the Dashboard be updated?
How is AHEAD different from other HIV-focused dashboards?
How is AHEAD funded?
Back to top
EHE Indicators
Will additional indicators be added to AHEAD?
Why were these six indicators chosen?
Why is retention in HIV care data not tracked on the Dashboard and will it be added in the future?
Back to top
EHE Goals
Why are there goals for some states but not others?
What do the terms overarching goal and midterm goal mean?
What are the 2025 goals and 2030 goals for each of the indicators?
Back to top
EHE Priority Areas
What are the 57 priority areas and why were they chosen?
Why is my state included on AHEAD when we are not a designated priority area?
Back to top
Data and Data Sources
Where does the data come from?
Where can I find the community plans for the priority areas?
Will STI/STD data be added to the Dashboard?
Why are 2018 and 2019 data being displayed if EHE didn't officially begin until 2020?
How will COVID-19 impact the data on the Dashboard?
Back to top
Use of AHEAD Data
How do I cite AHEAD?
How can the EHE priority areas or jurisdictions use AHEAD?
How can the data on the Dashboard inform and support future health action by local and national stakeholders?
Can I download the data?
Can anyone use AHEAD?
Why do some of the data on the Dashboard differ from the data local priority areas have released?
Back to top
Stakeholder Engagement
How can stakeholders give feedback about AHEAD?
Will stakeholders be able to get updates when new data or resources are added to AHEAD?
How can stakeholders learn more about EHE?
Back to top