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 27,714 duplicated clients in Georgia.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 22,460 81
HIV Negative 699 3
HIV Status Unknown 4,555 16
Total 27,714

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 15,218 68 692 13 15,910 57
Female 7,137 32 4,558 87 11,695 42
Transgender 104 <1 ** ** 104 <1
Total 22,459 5,250 27,709

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 3 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) 4,277 19 252 5 4,529 17
African American (not Hispanic) 16,598 74 4,191 86 20,789 76
Hispanic 1,026 5 399 8 1,425 5
Asian 100 <1 30 1 130 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 14 <1 ** ** 14 <1
American Indian/Alaska Native 25 <1 ** ** 25 <1
Multi-racial 301 1 22 <1 323 1
Total 22,341 4,894 27,235

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 472 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 44 <1 219 4 263 1
2 - 12 years 175 1 256 5 431 2
13 - 24 years 1,224 5 2,436 46 3,660 13
25 - 44 years 11,548 51 2,046 39 13,594 49
45 - 64 years 9,019 40 283 5 9,302 34
65 years and older 450 2 14 <1 464 2
Total 22,460 5,254 27,714

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.

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

In 2007, 13,207 (48%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,446 (12%) 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 2,078 12
Medicaid 3,022 17
Medicare 2,959 17
Other Public 387 2
Other Insurance 68 <1
No Insurance 8,896 51
Total 17,410

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 5,050 clients.

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

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