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South CarolinaPopulation Data

Estimated population of South Carolina: 4,407,7091

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) 14
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 33
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 53

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 65
Medicaid 14
Medicare 16
Military Health 5
Uninsured 16

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

South CarolinaHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Estimated total number of persons living with AIDS at the end of 2007: 7,510

Estimated total number of persons living with HIV infection (not AIDS) at the end of 2007: 6,626

Cumulative reported AIDS cases: 14,163

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 597 789
2001 695 714
2002 597 822
2003 539 765
2004 571 734
2005 527 682
2006 493 704
2007 542 742

South 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 South Carolina Grantees

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by South Carolina Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by South Carolina Grantees
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $0
States and Territories: Part B $11,787,655
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $16,520,224
Emerging Communities: Part B $395,971
Early Intervention: Part C $4,818,200
Capacity Building: Part C $168,250
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $579,487
Oral Health Programs: Part F $0
AETC: Part F $0
MAI Part A $0
MAI Part B $176,539
MAI AETCs^ $0
SPNS: Part F $799,999
Total $35,246,325

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.

South CarolinaProvider Characteristics

In South Carolina, 30 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 2
Part B 18
Part C 13
Part D 7

Note: 9 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 5 17
Community & Mental Health Centers 8 27
Community-Based Organizations 12 40
Health Departments 1 3
Other 4 13
Total Number 30

South CarolinaClient Characteristics

In 2007, Ryan White programs served 11,554 duplicated clients in South 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 11,170 97
HIV Negative 173 1
HIV Status Unknown 211 2
Total 11,554

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

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 6,853 61 129 34 6,982 60
Female 4,282 38 254 66 4,536 39
Transgender 35 <1 ** ** 35 <1
Total 11,170 383 11,553

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

^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) 2,531 23 62 17 2,593 23
African American (not Hispanic) 8,168 73 299 83 8,467 74
Hispanic 348 3 ** ** 348 3
Asian 22 <1 ** ** 22 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** ** 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 19 <1 ** ** 19 <1
Multi-racial 69 1 ** ** 69 1
Total 11,157 361 11,518

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

*Race 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 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 172 2 38 10 210 2
2 - 12 years 140 1 49 13 189 2
13 - 24 years 869 8 42 11 911 8
25 - 44 years 5,705 51 149 39 5,854 51
45 - 64 years 4,148 37 96 25 4,244 37
65 years and older 136 1 10 3 146 1
Total 11,170 384 11,554

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

^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, 8,222 of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 1,448 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 1,539 14
Medicaid 2,873 27
Medicare 1,291 12
Other Public 90 1
Other Insurance 107 1
No Insurance 4,931 46
Total 10,831

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

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 339 clients.

South 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 73,215
Substance abuse 1,042
Oral health care 2,415
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 37,252
Mental health 1,878

*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 22
Oral health care 21
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 1
Home health care 3
Home/community-based services 3
Mental health services 17
Medical case management 22
Substance abuse: outpatient 10
   
Support Services Number of Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 16
Child care services 0
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 3
Emergency financial assistance 20
Food bank/home-delivered meals 14
Health education/risk reduction 22
Housing services 14
Legal services 6
Linguistics services 6
Medical transportation services 25
Outreach services 9
Permanency planning 3
Psychosocial support services 16
Referral for health care/support services 24
Rehabilitation services 0
Respite care 0
Residential substance abuse services 3
Treatment adherence counseling 18

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

South CarolinaAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2007, ADAP served 2,323 clients in South Carolina. A total of 350 new clients were served.

ADAP Clients, by Gender5

ADAP Clients, by Gender
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ADAP Clients, by Gender5
Gender Number Percentage
Male 1,587 69
Female 727 31
Transgender ** **
Total 2,314

**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 Race/Ethnicity5

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
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ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5
Race Number Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 625 27
African American (not Hispanic) 1,550 67
Hispanic 112 5
Asian ** **
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial 25 1
Total 2,312

*Race was unknown or unreported for 20 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 67 3
25 - 44 years 1,244 54
45 - 64 years 978 42
65 years and older 32 1
Total 2,321

**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.