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 19,131 duplicated clients in North Carolina.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 18,406 96
HIV Negative 697 4
HIV Status Unknown 28 <1
Total 19,131

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 11,695 64 377 55 12,072 64
Female 6,544 36 310 45 6,854 36
Transgender 71 <1 0 0 71 <1
Total 18,310 687 18,997

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 134 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 Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 4,885 27 194 30 5,079 27
African American (not Hispanic) 11,745 65 357 55 12,102 64
Hispanic 1,096 6 80 12 1,176 6
Asian 46 <1 ** ** 46 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 10 <1 0 0 10 <1
American Indian/Alaska Native 167 1 ** ** 167 1
Multi-racial 250 1 24 4 274 1
Total 18,199 655 18,854

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 268 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 80 <1 87 13 167 1
2 - 12 years 246 1 116 17 362 2
13 - 24 years 1,071 6 228 34 1,299 7
25 - 44 years 8,825 48 173 25 8,998 48
45 - 64 years 7,585 42 75 11 7,660 41
65 years and older 408 2 ** ** 408 2
Total 18,215 679 18,894

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 231 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, 12,049 (63%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,786 (20%) 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 2,321 13
Medicaid 4,498 25
Medicare 2,971 16
Other Public 373 2
Other Insurance 481 3
No Insurance 7,404 41
Total 18,048

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 358 clients.

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

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