2009 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 2008, Ryan White programs served 656 duplicated clients in Alaska.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 656 100
HIV Negative 0 0
HIV Status Unknown 0 0
Total 656

Client Gender, by HIV Status5

Client Gender, by HIV Status5
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 464 71 0 0 464 71
Female 192 29 0 0 192 29
Transgender 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 656 0 656

^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) 280 44 0 0 280 44
African American (not Hispanic) 67 10 0 0 67 10
Hispanic 47 7 0 0 47 7
Asian 13 2 0 0 13 2
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 218 34 0 0 218 34
Multi-racial 17 3 0 0 17 3
Total 642 0 642

*Race was unknown or unreported for 4 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 ** ** 0 0 0 0
2 - 12 years ** ** 0 0 0 0
13 - 24 years 24 4 0 0 24 4
25 - 44 years 304 47 0 0 304 47
45 - 64 years 305 47 0 0 305 47
65 years and older 18 3 0 0 18 3
Total 651 0 651

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.

Household Income of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients, 20085

In 2008, 360 (55%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 125 (19%) were between 101% and 200% of the FPL.

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20085*

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20085*
INSURANCE STATUS Number Percent
Private Insurance 93 15
Medicaid 156 25
Medicare 64 10
Other Public 118 19
Other Insurance 20 3
No Insurance 161 26
Total 612

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 44 clients.

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

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