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ConnecticutPopulation Data

Estimated population of Connecticut: 3,502,3091

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) 9
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 21
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 34

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 76
Medicaid 11
Medicare 14
Military Health 2
Uninsured 9

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

ConnecticutHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Estimated total number of persons living with AIDS at the end of 2007: 6,930

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

  -- Data not shown; data are available only in states that have had laws requiring confidential name-based reporting since 2003 or earlier.

Cumulative reported AIDS cases: 15,399

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 ** 614
2001 ** 581
2002 ** 611
2003 ** 722
2004 0 626
2005 1,744 658
2006 826 410
2007 932 528

**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.

ConnecticutProgram 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 Connecticut Grantees

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Connecticut Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Connecticut Grantees
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $7,774,467
States and Territories: Part B $3,404,759
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $11,471,742
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $3,749,825
Capacity Building: Part C $92,947
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $1,088,122
Oral Health Programs: Part F $0
AETC: Part F $0
MAI Part A $620,898
MAI Part B $91,778
MAI AETCs^ $0
SPNS: Part F $1,225,000
Total $29,519,538

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.

ConnecticutProvider Characteristics

In Connecticut, 54 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 40
Part B 26
Part C 9
Part D 10

Note: 25 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 6 11
Community & Mental Health Centers 11 20
Community-Based Organizations 27 50
Health Departments 1 2
Other 9 17
Total Number 54

ConnecticutClient Characteristics

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
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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 Status
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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 ** 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 Status
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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*

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 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 ** 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 of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 1,892 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 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

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

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

ConnecticutServices 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 72,837
Substance abuse 22,328
Oral health care 1,930
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 16,491
Mental health 6,740

*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 25
Oral health care 19
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 5
Home health care 1
Home/community-based services 5
Mental health services 29
Medical case management 34
Substance abuse: outpatient 18
   
Support Services Number of Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 8
Child care services 2
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 1
Emergency financial assistance 25
Food bank/home-delivered meals 21
Health education/risk reduction 15
Housing services 22
Legal services 3
Linguistics services 3
Medical transportation services 23
Outreach services 11
Permanency planning 1
Psychosocial support services 21
Referral for health care/support services 31
Rehabilitation services 1
Respite care 1
Residential substance abuse services 1
Treatment adherence counseling 11

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

ConnecticutAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2007, ADAP served 1,826 clients in Connecticut. A total of 284 new clients were served.

ADAP Clients, by Gender5

ADAP Clients, by Gender
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ADAP Clients, by Gender5
Gender Number Percentage
Male 1,289 71
Female 537 29
Transgender 0 0
Total 1,826

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) 709 39
African American (not Hispanic) 680 38
Hispanic 420 23
Asian ** **
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial 0 0
Total 1,809

*Race was unknown or unreported for 112 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 46 3
25 - 44 years 743 41
45 - 64 years 971 53
65 years and older 66 4
Total 1,826

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