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 11,401 duplicated clients in Connecticut.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 10,747 94
HIV Negative 338 3
HIV Status Unknown 316 3
Total 11,401

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 6,442 60 303 47 6,745 59
Female 4,235 39 346 53 4,581 40
Transgender 70 1 ** ** 70 1
Total 10,747 649 11,396

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 4 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 Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 2,280 21 81 13 2,361 21
African American (not Hispanic) 4,372 41 337 53 4,709 42
Hispanic 3,853 36 193 31 4,046 36
Asian 10 <1 0 0 10 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** ** 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 30 <1 0 0 30 <1
Multi-racial 112 1 19 3 131 1
Total 10,657 630 11,287

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 112 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 28 <1 ** ** 28 <1
2 - 12 years 22 <1 79 12 101 1
13 - 24 years 277 3 167 26 444 4
25 - 44 years 4,126 38 174 27 4,300 38
45 - 64 years 6,021 56 217 34 6,238 55
65 years and older 272 3 ** ** 272 2
Total 10,746 637 11,383

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 1 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.

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

In 2007, 5,779 (51%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 1,892 (17%) 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 642 7
Medicaid 4,736 52
Medicare 839 9
Other Public 469 5
Other Insurance 901 10
No Insurance 1,466 16
Total 9,053

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 1,694 clients.

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

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