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 9,876 duplicated clients in Washington.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 9,172 93
HIV Negative 693 7
HIV Status Unknown 11 <1
Total 9,876

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 7,107 77 257 37 7,364 75
Female 1,973 22 416 60 2,389 24
Transgender 91 1 20 3 111 1
Total 9,171 693 9,864

*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.

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 5,488 62 357 53 5,845 61
African American (not Hispanic) 1,668 19 105 16 1,773 19
Hispanic 1,060 12 122 18 1,182 12
Asian 192 2 15 2 207 2
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 83 1 13 2 96 1
American Indian/Alaska Native 241 3 30 4 271 3
Multi-racial 174 2 31 5 205 2
Total 8,906 673 9,579

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 297 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 19 <1 23 4 42 <1
2 - 12 years 13 <1 230 35 243 2
13 - 24 years 241 3 179 28 420 4
25 - 44 years 4,848 53 135 21 4,983 51
45 - 64 years 3,866 42 67 10 3,933 40
65 years and older 136 1 14 2 150 2
Total 9,123 648 9,771

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 105 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, 5,526 (56%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 2,228 (23%) 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 1,696 22
Medicaid 2,282 29
Medicare 1,272 16
Other Public 645 8
Other Insurance 110 1
No Insurance 1,805 23
Total 7,810

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 1,362 clients.

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

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