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North CarolinaPopulation Data

Estimated population of North Carolina: 9,061,0321

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 35
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 54

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 64
Medicaid 13
Medicare 15
Military Health 5
Uninsured 16

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

North CarolinaHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Estimated total number of persons living with AIDS at the end of 2007: 9,129

Estimated total number of persons living with HIV infection (not AIDS) at the end of 2007: 13,122

Cumulative reported AIDS cases: 17,127

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 1,011 674
2001 1,046 916
2002 1,118 1,045
2003 1,315 1,077
2004 1,099 1,118
2005 1,140 916
2006 1,615 1,243
2007 1,746 1,024

North CarolinaProgram 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 North Carolina Grantees

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by North Carolina Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by North Carolina Grantees
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $4,286,519
States and Territories: Part B $10,672,863
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $18,587,094
Emerging Communities: Part B $260,616
Early Intervention: Part C $5,406,100
Capacity Building: Part C $0
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $2,566,737
Oral Health Programs: Part F $14,539
AETC: Part F $0
MAI Part A $390,449
MAI Part B $0
MAI AETCs^ $0
SPNS: Part F $1,096,256
Total $43,281,173

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.

North CarolinaProvider Characteristics

In North Carolina, 53 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 19
Part B 30
Part C 16
Part D 9

Note: 15 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 10 19
Community & Mental Health Centers 10 19
Community-Based Organizations 20 38
Health Departments 8 15
Other 5 9
Total Number 53

North CarolinaClient Characteristics

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
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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 Status
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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 Status
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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*

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 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 of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,786 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 2,321 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

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

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 358 clients.

North CarolinaServices 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 5,934
Substance abuse 1,348
Oral health care 2,647
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 41,946
Mental health 2,689

*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 37
Oral health care 28
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 5
Home health care 1
Home/community-based services 3
Mental health services 23
Medical case management 18
Substance abuse: outpatient 17
   
Support Services Number of Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 20
Child care services 4
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 1
Emergency financial assistance 16
Food bank/home-delivered meals 15
Health education/risk reduction 16
Housing services 5
Legal services 7
Linguistics services 10
Medical transportation services 21
Outreach services 7
Permanency planning 3
Psychosocial support services 21
Referral for health care/support services 19
Rehabilitation services 0
Respite care 0
Residential substance abuse services 4
Treatment adherence counseling 19

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

North CarolinaAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2007, ADAP served 3,840 clients in North Carolina. A total of 769 new clients were served.

ADAP Clients, by Gender5

ADAP Clients, by Gender
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ADAP Clients, by Gender5
Gender Number Percentage
Male 2,670 70
Female 1,170 30
Transgender 0 0
Total 3,840

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) 1,159 30
African American (not Hispanic) 2,206 57
Hispanic 361 9
Asian 21 1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native 33 1
Multiracial 59 2
Total 3,839

*Race was unknown or unreported for 268 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 90 2
25 - 44 years 1,966 51
45 - 64 years 1,708 44
65 years and older 75 2
Total 3,839

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

**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.