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GeorgiaPopulation Data

Estimated population of Georgia: 9,544,7501

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 33
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 48

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 67
Medicaid 12
Medicare 12
Military Health 5
Uninsured 18

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

GeorgiaHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Estimated total number of persons living with AIDS at the end of 2007: 18,011

Estimated total number of persons living with HIV infection (not AIDS) at the end of 2007: 13,873

Cumulative reported AIDS cases: 33,847

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 0 1,231
2001 0 1,738
2002 0 1,471
2003 52 1,850
2004 2,154 1,581
2005 3,894 2,325
2006 2,245 1,589
2007 3,204 1,877

**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.

GeorgiaProgram 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 Georgia Grantees

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Georgia Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Georgia Grantees
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $16,769,228
States and Territories: Part B $9,346,897
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $31,004,376
Emerging Communities: Part B $189,302
Early Intervention: Part C $9,142,275
Capacity Building: Part C $23,384
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $1,061,965
Oral Health Programs: Part F $86,981
AETC: Part F $1,707,322
MAI Part A $1,173,764
MAI Part B $308,795
MAI AETCs^ $427,260
SPNS: Part F $1,079,368
Total $72,320,917

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.

GeorgiaProvider Characteristics

In Georgia, 34 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 13
Part B 20
Part C 17
Part D 6

Note: 18 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 5 15
Community & Mental Health Centers 3 9
Community-Based Organizations 5 15
Health Departments 18 53
Other 3 9
Total Number 34

GeorgiaClient Characteristics

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
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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 Status
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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 ** 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) 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

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 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 of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,446 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 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

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

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

GeorgiaServices 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 83,530
Substance abuse 7,952
Oral health care 10,356
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 84,504
Mental health 10,052

*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 27
Oral health care 24
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 2
Home health care 0
Home/community-based services 0
Mental health services 18
Medical case management 22
Substance abuse: outpatient 12
   
Support Services Number of Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 20
Child care services 2
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 2
Emergency financial assistance 18
Food bank/home-delivered meals 17
Health education/risk reduction 24
Housing services 10
Legal services 6
Linguistics services 6
Medical transportation services 23
Outreach services 11
Permanency planning 3
Psychosocial support services 16
Referral for health care/support services 21
Rehabilitation services 1
Respite care 3
Residential substance abuse services 3
Treatment adherence counseling 18

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

GeorgiaAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2007, ADAP served 4,614 clients in Georgia. A total of 983 new clients were served.

ADAP Clients, by Gender5*

ADAP Clients, by Gender
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ADAP Clients, by Gender5*
Gender Number Percentage
Male 3,427 74
Female 1,183 26
Transgender ** **
Total 4,610

*Gender 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 Race/Ethnicity5*

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
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ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5
Race Number* Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 1,251 29
African American (not Hispanic) 2,787 64
Hispanic 233 5
Asian 15 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial 56 1
Total 4,342

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 472 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 ** **
13 - 24 years 244 5
25 - 44 years 2,872 62
45 - 64 years 1,458 32
65 years and older 36 1
Total 4,610

**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.