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 9,782 duplicated clients in Alabama.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 9,443 97
HIV Negative 158 2
HIV Status Unknown 181 2
Total 9,782

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

Client Gender, by HIV Status5

Client Gender, by HIV Status5
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 6,086 64 165 49 6,251 64
Female 3,326 35 174 51 3,500 36
Transgender 31 <1 0 0 31 <1
Total 9,443 339 9,782

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.

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 2,816 30 57 18 2,873 30
African American (not Hispanic) 6,335 68 268 82 6,603 69
Hispanic 91 1 0 0 91 1
Asian 16 <1 ** ** 16 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 10 <1 0 0 10 <1
Multi-racial 44 <1 ** ** 44 <1
Total 9,312 325 9,637

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 43 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 114 1 46 14 160 2
2 - 12 years 37 <1 144 43 181 2
13 - 24 years 542 6 76 23 618 6
25 - 44 years 4,933 52 34 10 4,967 51
45 - 64 years 3,618 38 34 10 3,652 37
65 years and older 191 2 ** ** 191 2
Total 9,435 334 9,769

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 8 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.

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

In 2008, 5,962 (61%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 1,686 (17%) 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 1,352 15
Medicaid 1,866 21
Medicare 1,765 20
Other Public 48 1
Other Insurance 13 <1
No Insurance 3,822 43
Total 8,866

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 577 clients.

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

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