2008 State Profiles U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Health Resources and Services Administration Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
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In 2007, Ryan White programs served 9,424 duplicated clients in Alabama.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 8,919 95
HIV Negative 192 2
HIV Status Unknown 313 3
Total 9,424

Client Gender, by HIV Status5

Client Gender, by HIV Status5
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 5,682 64 247 49 5,929 63
Female 3,217 36 258 51 3,475 37
Transgender 20 <1 0 0 20 <1
Total 8,919 505 9,424

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 2,659 30 86 18 2,745 29
African American (not Hispanic) 5,998 68 396 82 6,394 68
Hispanic 155 2 ** ** 155 2
Asian 15 <1 0 0 15 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** ** 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 10 <1 0 0 10 <1
Multi-racial 47 1 ** ** 47 1
Total 8,884 482 9,366

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

*Race was unknown or unreported for 45 clients.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.

Client Age, by HIV Status5

Client Age, by HIV Status5
Age HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Under 2 years 74 1 90 18 164 2
2 - 12 years 42 <1 218 44 260 3
13 - 24 years 506 6 127 25 633 7
25 - 44 years 4,901 55 43 9 4,944 52
45 - 64 years 3,235 36 21 4 3,256 35
65 years and older 161 2 ** ** 161 2
Total 8,919 499 9,418

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.

Household Income of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients, 20085

In 2007, 6,228 (66%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 1,682 (18%) were between 101% and 200% of the FPL.

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20075*

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20075*
INSURANCE STATUS Number Percent
Private Insurance 1,153 14
Medicaid 1,707 21
Medicare 1,778 22
Other Public 100 1
Other Insurance 64 1
No Insurance 3,324 41
Total 8,126

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 793 clients.

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

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