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TennesseePopulation Data

Estimated population of Tennessee: 6,156,7191

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) 15
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 36
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 63
Medicaid 16
Medicare 16
Military Health 6
Uninsured 14

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

TennesseeHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Estimated total number of persons living with AIDS at the end of 2007: 6,834

Estimated total number of persons living with HIV infection (not AIDS) at the end of 2007: 7,154

Cumulative reported AIDS cases: 13,173

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 846 839
2001 721 581
2002 797 772
2003 696 829
2004 780 734
2005 702 818
2006 732 679
2007 841 658

TennesseeProgram 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 Tennessee Grantees

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Tennessee Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Tennessee Grantees
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $8,818,448
States and Territories: Part B $5,625,974
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $12,597,325
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $2,423,307
Capacity Building: Part C $0
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $1,387,941
Oral Health Programs: Part F $0
AETC: Part F $0
MAI Part A $784,804
MAI Part B $135,615
MAI AETCs^ $0
SPNS: Part F $0
Total $31,773,414

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.

TennesseeProvider Characteristics

In Tennessee, 40 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 14
Part B 34
Part C 6
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 6 15
Community & Mental Health Centers 2 5
Community-Based Organizations 15 38
Health Departments 10 25
Other 7 18
Total Number 40

TennesseeClient Characteristics

In 2007, Ryan White programs served 16,417 duplicated clients in Tennessee.

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 15,196 93
HIV Negative 813 5
HIV Status Unknown 408 2
Total 16,417

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 10,377 68 581 48 10,958 67
Female 4,767 31 635 52 5,402 33
Transgender 43 <1 ** ** 43 <1
Total 15,187 1,216 16,403

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 12 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) 5,713 38 190 17 5,903 36
African American (not Hispanic) 8,728 58 832 74 9,560 59
Hispanic 438 3 17 2 455 3
Asian 38 <1 ** ** 38 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** ** ** ** 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 17 <1 ** ** 17 <1
Multi-racial 123 1 80 7 203 1
Total 15,057 1,119 16,176

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 233 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 137 1 88 8 225 1
2 - 12 years 97 1 214 19 311 2
13 - 24 years 908 6 256 22 1,164 7
25 - 44 years 8,474 56 402 35 8,876 54
45 - 64 years 5,397 36 180 16 5,577 34
65 years and older 171 1 14 1 185 1
Total 15,184 1,154 16,338

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 79 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, 9,487 of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 2,146 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 1,556 13
Medicaid 2,245 18
Medicare 1,695 14
Other Public 1,282 10
Other Insurance 210 2
No Insurance 5,294 43
Total 12,282

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

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 2,914 clients.

TennesseeServices 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 16,544
Substance abuse 293
Oral health care 481
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 28,959
Mental health 5,547

*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 17
Oral health care 3
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 6
Home health care 0
Home/community-based services 0
Mental health services 8
Medical case management 12
Substance abuse: outpatient 1
   
Support Services Number of Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 19
Child care services 1
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 2
Emergency financial assistance 13
Food bank/home-delivered meals 15
Health education/risk reduction 17
Housing services 7
Legal services 5
Linguistics services 3
Medical transportation services 21
Outreach services 10
Permanency planning 2
Psychosocial support services 16
Referral for health care/support services 20
Rehabilitation services 3
Respite care 3
Residential substance abuse services 1
Treatment adherence counseling 13

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

TennesseeAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2007, ADAP served 2,833 clients in Tennessee. A total of 1,049 new clients were served.

ADAP Clients, by Gender5*

ADAP Clients, by Gender
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ADAP Clients, by Gender5*
Gender Number Percentage
Male 2,121 75
Female 697 25
Transgender 10 <1
Total 2,828

*Gender was unknown or unreported for ** 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 Race/Ethnicity5

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
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ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5
Race Number Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 1,348 48
African American (not Hispanic) 1,357 48
Hispanic 36 1
Asian 14 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial 77 3
Total 2,832

*Race was unknown or unreported for 233 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 96 3
25 - 44 years 1,772 63
45 - 64 years 959 34
65 years and older ** **
Total 2,827

**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.