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 52,057 duplicated clients in Pennsylvania.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 32,585 63
HIV Negative 1,478 3
HIV Status Unknown 17,994 35
Total 52,057

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

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 20,956 64 9,997 53 30,953 60
Female 11,330 35 8,958 47 20,288 39
Transgender 282 1 ** ** 282 1
Total 32,568 18,955 51,523

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 530 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 Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 7,868 24 3,549 19 11,417 22
African American (not Hispanic) 20,332 63 15,168 80 35,500 70
Hispanic 3,366 10 81 <1 3,447 7
Asian 144 <1 16 <1 160 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 11 <1 ** ** 11 <1
American Indian/Alaska Native 69 <1 ** ** 69 <1
Multi-racial 402 1 30 <1 432 1
Total 32,192 18,844 51,036

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 1,017 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 160 <1 35 <1 195 <1
2 - 12 years 179 1 306 2 485 1
13 - 24 years 1,769 5 5,799 31 7,568 15
25 - 44 years 14,518 45 10,990 58 25,508 49
45 - 64 years 14,517 45 1,797 9 16,314 32
65 years and older 1,436 4 44 <1 1,480 3
Total 32,579 18,971 51,550

*Age was unknown or unreported for 507 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, 23,182 (45%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 4,701 (9%) 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 3,700 14
Medicaid 12,126 47
Medicare 3,925 15
Other Public 483 2
Other Insurance 442 2
No Insurance 5,277 20
Total 25,953

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 6,632 clients.

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

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