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New JerseyPopulation Data

Estimated population of New Jersey: 8,685,9201

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) 9
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 23
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 39

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 71
Medicaid 8
Medicare 14
Military Health 1
Uninsured 16

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

New JerseyHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Estimated total number of persons living with AIDS at the end of 2007: 17,671

Estimated total number of persons living with HIV infection (not AIDS) at the end of 2007: 17,612

Cumulative reported AIDS cases: 50,694

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 1,455 1,875
2001 1,571 1,735
2002 1,208 1,456
2003 1,361 1,508
2004 1,704 1,835
2005 1,247 1,262
2006 1,477 1,063
2007 1,571 1,164

New JerseyProgram 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 New Jersey Grantees

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by New Jersey Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by New Jersey Grantees
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $23,354,252
States and Territories: Part B $12,281,708
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $33,221,747
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $5,559,528
Capacity Building: Part C $100,000
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $2,260,049
Oral Health Programs: Part F $563,246
AETC: Part F $800,647
MAI Part A $2,236,144
MAI Part B $422,977
MAI AETCs^ $0
SPNS: Part F $643,684
Total $81,443,982

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.

New JerseyProvider Characteristics

In New Jersey, 134 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 98
Part B 50
Part C 10
Part D 7

Note: 25 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 31 23
Community & Mental Health Centers 7 5
Community-Based Organizations 65 49
Health Departments 6 4
Other 25 19
Total Number 134

New JerseyClient Characteristics

In 2007, Ryan White programs served 34,056 duplicated clients in New Jersey.

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 32,271 95
HIV Negative 1,621 5
HIV Status Unknown 164 <1
Total 34,056

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 18,799 58 923 52 19,722 58
Female 13,345 41 857 48 14,202 42
Transgender 110 <1 ** ** 110 <1
Total 32,254 1,780 34,034

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 20 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) 5,093 16 330 20 5,423 16
African American (not Hispanic) 19,774 63 907 54 20,681 62
Hispanic 6,061 19 417 25 6,478 20
Asian 138 <1 14 1 152 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 74 <1 ** ** 74 <1
American Indian/Alaska Native 87 <1 ** ** 87 <1
Multi-racial 305 1 11 1 316 1
Total 31,532 1,679 33,211

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 841 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 262 1 50 3 312 1
2 - 12 years 326 1 130 7 456 1
13 - 24 years 1,308 4 271 15 1,579 5
25 - 44 years 12,820 40 734 41 13,554 40
45 - 64 years 16,869 52 513 29 17,382 51
65 years and older 681 2 87 5 768 2
Total 32,266 1,785 34,051

*Age 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.

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

In 2007, 18,679 of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,813 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 3,356 12
Medicaid 11,022 38
Medicare 3,779 13
Other Public 3,611 12
Other Insurance 545 2
No Insurance 6,597 23
Total 28,910

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

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 3,361 clients.

New JerseyServices 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 111,097
Substance abuse 63,993
Oral health care 10,442
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 103,398
Mental health 25,528

*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 48
Oral health care 21
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 4
Home health care 6
Home/community-based services 1
Mental health services 55
Medical case management 66
Substance abuse: outpatient 36
   
Support Services Number of Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 45
Child care services 4
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 8
Emergency financial assistance 21
Food bank/home-delivered meals 26
Health education/risk reduction 17
Housing services 21
Legal services 22
Linguistics services 5
Medical transportation services 39
Outreach services 27
Permanency planning 8
Psychosocial support services 21
Referral for health care/support services 34
Rehabilitation services 3
Respite care 2
Residential substance abuse services 4
Treatment adherence counseling 29

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

New JerseyAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2007, ADAP served 5,668 clients in New Jersey. A total of 846 new clients were served.

ADAP Clients, by Gender5

ADAP Clients, by Gender
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ADAP Clients, by Gender5
Gender Number Percentage
Male 3,758 66
Female 1,910 34
Transgender 0 0
Total 5,668

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) 1,240 22
African American (not Hispanic) 2,732 48
Hispanic 1,428 25
Asian 62 1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 12 <1
American Indian/Alaska Native 194 3
Multiracial 0 0
Total 5,668

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 841 clients.

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 19 <1
13 - 24 years 177 3
25 - 44 years 2,737 48
45 - 64 years 2,646 47
65 years and older 89 2
Total 5,668