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AlaskaPopulation Data

Estimated population of Alaska: 688,1251

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) 8
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 23
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 39

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 62
Medicaid 12
Medicare 9
Military Health 12
Uninsured 20

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

AlaskaHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Alaska

Estimated Cumulative Reported AIDS Cases: 730

Estimated Number of People Living with AIDS at the end of 2008: 343

Reported HIV Infection and AIDS Cases, 2000-2008
Year HIV Cases AIDS Cases Estimated HIV Infection
(including AIDS)*
2000 26 23 --
2001 15 20 --
2002 41 35 --
2003 39 24 --
2004 45 54 --
2005 28 24 --
2006 38 39 --
2007 27 32 --
2008 -- -- 46

The format of this table was changed in 2008 to account for the change in the presentation of data in CDC's HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report.

AlaskaProgram 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 Alaska Grantees, FY 2009

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Alaska Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Alaska Grantees, FY 2009
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $0
States and Territories: Part B $500,000
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $686,621
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $866,718
Capacity Building: Part C $0
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $0
Oral Health Programs: Part F $0
AETC: Part F $0
MAI Part A $0
MAI Part B $0
MAI AETCs^ $0
SPNS: Part F $0
Total $2,053,339

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.

AlaskaProvider Characteristics

In Alaska, 5 service organizations received funding from one or more Ryan White programs to provide services in 2009

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 0
Part B 3
Part C 2
Part D 0

Organizations Providing Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Services, by Type, 20085

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, 20085
Types of Organizations Number Percentage
Hospitals 1 20
Community & Mental Health Centers 1 20
Community-Based Organizations 2 40
Health Departments 1 20
Other 0 0
Total Number 5

AlaskaClient Characteristics

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, 2007
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 Status
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 Status
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

Age-by-HIV-Status
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, 2008
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.

AlaskaServices Utilization

Number of Visits for Core Services5*

Number of Visits for Core Services
Number of Visits for Core Services5*
Type of Service Number of Visits
Medical case management 8,853
Substance abuse 142
Oral health 222
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 1,742
Mental health 143

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

Number of Funded Organizations, by Service Provided5*
Core Services Number of Funded Organizations
Outpatient ambulatory/medical 4
Oral health care 3
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 0
Home health care 0
Home/community-based services 0
Mental health services 3
Medical case management 4
Substance abuse: outpatient 1
   
Support Services Number of Funded Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 2
Child care services 0
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 0
Emergency financial assistance 1
Food bank/home-delivered meals 2
Health education/risk reduction 3
Housing services 2
Legal services 0
Linguistics services 1
Medical transportation services 4
Outreach services 1
Permanency planning 1
Psychosocial support services 1
Referral for health care/support services 3
Rehabilitation services 0
Respite care 0
Residential substance abuse services 0
Treatment adherence counseling 1

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

AlaskaAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2008, ADAP served 121 clients in Alaska.

**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 Gender5

ADAP Clients, by Gender
ADAP Clients, by Gender5
Gender Number Percentage
Male 98 81
Female 23 19
Transgender 0 0
Total 121

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5
Race Number Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 75 66
African American (not Hispanic) 10 9
Hispanic 28 25
Asian ** **
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial 0 0
Total 113

**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
ADAP Clients, by Age5
Age Number Percentage
Under 2 years 0 0
2 - 12 years 0 0
13 - 24 years ** **
25 - 44 years 60 53
45 - 64 years 53 47
65 years and older ** **
Total 113

**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.