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ArkansasPopulation Data

Estimated population of Arkansas: 2,834,7971

Percentage of Population Living in Poverty2

Percentage of Population Living in Poverty
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Percentage of Population Living in Poverty2
Percentage living in poverty (below 100% of Federal Poverty Level) 14
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 38
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 56

Percentage of Population With Health Insurance3

Percentage of Population With Health Insurance
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Percentage of Population With Health Insurance3
Type of Health Insurance Percentage
Private 61
Medicaid 17
Medicare 15
Military Health 5
Uninsured 16

NOTE: People can be covered by more than one type of health insurance during the year.

ArkansasHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Estimated total number of persons living with AIDS at the end of 2007: 2,286

Estimated total number of persons living with HIV infection (not AIDS) at the end of 2007: 2,425

Cumulative reported AIDS cases: 4,119

Reported HIV Infection (not AIDS) and AIDS Cases, 2000-2007

Reported HIV Infection (not AIDS) and AIDS Cases, 2000-2007
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Reported HIV Infection (not AIDS) and AIDS Cases, 2000-2007
Year HIV Cases AIDS Cases
2000 245 194
2001 211 197
2002 197 239
2003 183 183
2004 163 178
2005 253 237
2006 206 253
2007 206 196

ArkansasProgram Grantees and Funding

Visit the HIV/AIDS Bureau’s Web site for a list of grantees by program.

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Arkansas Grantees

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Arkansas Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Arkansas Grantees
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $0
States and Territories: Part B $3,655,520
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $4,245,310
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $1,130,027
Capacity Building: Part C $0
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $569,482
Oral Health Programs: Part F $0
AETC: Part F $0
MAI Part A $0
MAI Part B $0
MAI AETCs^ $0
SPNS: Part F $0
Total $9,600,339

Notes: Oral Health includes the Dental Reimbursement Program and the Community Dental Partnership Grant Program. Minority AIDS Initiative funding from Parts C and D is included in Part C and D totals. States with no direct AIDS Education and Training Center (AETC) funding are covered by an AETC local performance site.

ArkansasProvider Characteristics

In Arkansas, 7 service organizations received funding from one or more Ryan White programs to provide services in 2008

Organizations Receiving Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding, by Part5

Organizations Receiving Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding, by Part
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Organizations Receiving Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding, by Part5
Program Number of Provider Organizations
Part A 1
Part B 6
Part C 3
Part D 2

Note: 3 provider organizations received funding from two or more Ryan White programs.

Organizations Providing Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Services, by Type, 20075

Organizations Providing Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Services, by Type, 2007
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Organizations Providing Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Services, by Type, 20075
Types of Organizations Number Percentage
Hospitals 0 0
Community & Mental Health Centers 2 29
Community-Based Organizations 4 57
Health Departments 1 14
Other 0 0
Total Number 7

ArkansasClient Characteristics

In 2007, Ryan White programs served 2,230 duplicated clients in Arkansas.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
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Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 2,101 94
HIV Negative 129 6
HIV Status Unknown 0 0
Total 2,230

Client Gender, by HIV Status5

Client Gender, by HIV Status
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Client Gender, by HIV Status5
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 1,547 74 67 52 1,614 73
Female 549 26 62 48 611 27
Transgender ** ** 0 0 0 0
Total 2,096 129 2,225

^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 Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status
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Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 947 45 23 19 970 44
African American (not Hispanic) 1,008 48 100 81 1,108 50
Hispanic 98 5 ** ** 98 4
Asian ** ** 0 0 0 0
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 11 1 0 0 11 <1
American Indian/Alaska Native ** ** 0 0 0 0
Multi-racial 22 1 ** ** 22 1
Total 2,086 123 2,209

*Race was unknown or unreported for ** 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

Age-by-HIV-Status
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Client Age, by HIV Status5
Age HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Under 2 years ** ** 0 0 0 0
2 - 12 years 10 <1 45 38 55 2
13 - 24 years 108 5 56 48 164 7
25 - 44 years 1,205 57 16 14 1,221 55
45 - 64 years 753 36 ** ** 753 34
65 years and older 21 1 ** ** 21 1
Total 2,097 117 2,214

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, 1,622 of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 473 were between 101% and 200% of the FPL.

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20075*

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 2007
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Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20075*
INSURANCE STATUS Number Percent
Private Insurance 175 8
Medicaid 354 17
Medicare 371 18
Other Public 23 1
Other Insurance ** **
No Insurance 1,171 56
Total 2,094

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for ** clients.

**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.

ArkansasServices Utilization

Number of Visits for Core Services5*

Number of Visits for Core Services
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Number of Visits for Core Services5*
Type of Service Number of Visits
Case management 4,914
Substance abuse 435
Oral health care 671
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 3,212
Mental health 374

*Service agencies/organizations may receive Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program funding to provide multiple services to clients.

Number of Service Organizations, by Service Provided5*
Core Services Number of Service Organizations
Outpatient ambulatory/medical 7
Oral health care 6
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 0
Home health care 0
Home/community-based services 0
Mental health services 5
Medical case management 3
Substance abuse: outpatient 1
   
Support Services Number of Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 5
Child care services 1
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 0
Emergency financial assistance 1
Food bank/home-delivered meals 4
Health education/risk reduction 3
Housing services 1
Legal services 0
Linguistics services 0
Medical transportation services 6
Outreach services 1
Permanency planning 0
Psychosocial support services 1
Referral for health care/support services 5
Rehabilitation services 0
Respite care 0
Residential substance abuse services 0
Treatment adherence counseling 3

*Service agencies/organizations may receive Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program funding to provide multiple services to clients.

ArkansasAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2007, ADAP served 589 clients in Arkansas. A total of 246 new clients were served.

ADAP Clients, by Gender5

ADAP Clients, by Gender
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ADAP Clients, by Gender5
Gender Number Percentage
Male 466 79
Female 123 21
Transgender 0 0
Total 589

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
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ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5
Race Number Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 316 55
African American (not Hispanic) 218 38
Hispanic 41 7
Asian ** **
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial ** **
Total 575

*Race was unknown or unreported for ** clients.

**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.

ADAP Clients, by Age5

ADAP Clients, by Age
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ADAP Clients, by Age5
Age Number Percentage
Under 2 years 0 0
2 - 12 years 0 0
13 - 24 years 20 3
25 - 44 years 325 55
45 - 64 years 226 38
65 years and older 18 3
Total 589

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