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LouisianaPopulation Data

Estimated population of Louisiana: 4,293,2041

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) 16
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 36
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 16
Medicare 15
Military Health 3
Uninsured 19

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

LouisianaHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Estimated total number of persons living with AIDS at the end of 2007: 8,491

Estimated total number of persons living with HIV infection (not AIDS) at the end of 2007: 7,738

Cumulative reported AIDS cases: 18,612

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 841 661
2001 830 850
2002 901 1,163
2003 787 1,017
2004 902 983
2005 695 936
2006 728 819
2007 797 879

LouisianaProgram 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 Louisiana Grantees

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Louisiana Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Louisiana Grantees
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $10,097,228
States and Territories: Part B $6,261,913
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $18,748,508
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $4,084,215
Capacity Building: Part C $56,666
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $1,952,811
Oral Health Programs: Part F $437,289
AETC: Part F $1,072,870
MAI Part A $807,469
MAI Part B $147,452
MAI AETCs^ $268,218
SPNS: Part F $918,593
Total $44,853,232

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.

LouisianaProvider Characteristics

In Louisiana, 40 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 20
Part B 21
Part C 9
Part D 8

Note: 14 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 9 23
Community & Mental Health Centers 3 8
Community-Based Organizations 19 48
Health Departments 1 3
Other 8 20
Total Number 40

LouisianaClient Characteristics

In 2007, Ryan White programs served 19,127 duplicated clients in Louisiana.

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 18,331 96
HIV Negative 496 3
HIV Status Unknown 300 2
Total 19,127

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

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 11,516 63 411 52 11,927 63
Female 6,650 36 379 48 7,029 37
Transgender 72 <1 0 0 72 <1
Total 18,238 790 19,028

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 99 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.

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) 4,619 27 135 18 4,754 26
African American (not Hispanic) 11,964 69 584 77 12,548 70
Hispanic 400 2 39 5 439 2
Asian 29 <1 ** ** 29 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 37 <1 ** ** 37 <1
Multi-racial 222 1 ** ** 222 1
Total 17,271 758 18,029

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 1,090 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 341 2 56 7 397 2
2 - 12 years 147 1 200 25 347 2
13 - 24 years 994 6 190 24 1,184 6
25 - 44 years 8,941 50 162 21 9,103 49
45 - 64 years 7,108 40 167 21 7,275 39
65 years and older 295 2 12 2 307 2
Total 17,826 787 18,613

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 514 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.

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

In 2007, 9,445 of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,262 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 1,017 6
Medicaid 3,995 25
Medicare 1,982 12
Other Public 1,665 10
Other Insurance 426 3
No Insurance 6,879 43
Total 15,964

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

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 2,367 clients.

LouisianaServices 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 38,236
Substance abuse 1,194
Oral health care 3,457
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 42,316
Mental health 2,973

*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 17
Oral health care 16
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 6
Home health care 3
Home/community-based services 3
Mental health services 15
Medical case management 22
Substance abuse: outpatient 11
   
Support Services Number of Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 20
Child care services 4
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 1
Emergency financial assistance 8
Food bank/home-delivered meals 11
Health education/risk reduction 10
Housing services 6
Legal services 4
Linguistics services 2
Medical transportation services 19
Outreach services 8
Permanency planning 1
Psychosocial support services 13
Referral for health care/support services 6
Rehabilitation services 2
Respite care 2
Residential substance abuse services 4
Treatment adherence counseling 9

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

LouisianaAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2007, ADAP served 2,639 clients in Louisiana. A total of 752 new clients were served.

ADAP Clients, by Gender5

ADAP Clients, by Gender
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ADAP Clients, by Gender5
Gender Number Percentage
Male 1,902 72
Female 737 28
Transgender 0 0
Total 2,639

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) 843 32
African American (not Hispanic) 1,634 62
Hispanic 118 4
Asian 0 0
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native 10 <1
Multiracial 34 1
Total 2,639

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 1,090 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 26 1
2 - 12 years ** **
13 - 24 years 104 4
25 - 44 years 1,309 50
45 - 64 years 1,138 43
65 years and older 61 2
Total 2,638

**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.