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 137,541 duplicated clients in New York.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 125,457 91
HIV Negative 4,900 4
HIV Status Unknown 7,184 5
Total 137,541

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 80,017 64 5,762 48 85,779 62
Female 44,456 35 6,121 51 50,577 37
Transgender 955 1 64 1 1,019 1
Total 125,428 11,947 137,375

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 166 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) 20,183 16 1,132 10 21,315 16
African American (not Hispanic) 59,219 48 5,532 50 64,751 48
Hispanic 40,545 33 4,063 36 44,608 33
Asian 1,159 1 237 2 1,396 1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 121 <1 14 <1 135 <1
American Indian/Alaska Native 320 <1 26 <1 346 <1
Multi-racial 1,297 1 157 1 1,454 1
Total 122,844 11,161 134,005

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 3,536 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 Age, by HIV Status5*

Client Age, by HIV Status5*
Age HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Under 2 years 757 1 217 2 974 1
2 - 12 years 987 1 1,629 14 2,616 2
13 - 24 years 5,261 4 3,313 28 8,574 6
25 - 44 years 53,167 42 3,957 33 57,124 42
45 - 64 years 61,536 49 2,614 22 64,150 47
65 years and older 3,711 3 221 2 3,932 3
Total 125,419 11,951 137,370

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 171 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, 72,100 (52%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 14,925 (11%) 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 9,984 8
Medicaid 68,411 58
Medicare 5,619 5
Other Public 10,663 9
Other Insurance 2,908 2
No Insurance 20,753 18
Total 118,338

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 7,119 clients.

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

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