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ArkansasPopulation Data

Estimated population of Arkansas: 2,867,7641

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 40
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 61

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 58
Medicaid 17
Medicare 17
Military Health 6
Uninsured 18

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

ArkansasHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Arkansas

Estimated Cumulative Reported AIDS Cases: 4,436

Estimated Number of People Living with AIDS at the end of 2008: 2,410

Reported HIV Infection and AIDS Cases, 2000-2008
Year HIV Cases AIDS Cases Estimated HIV Infection
(including AIDS)*
2000 245 194 --
2001 211 197 --
2002 197 239 --
2003 183 183 --
2004 163 178 --
2005 253 237 --
2006 206 253 --
2007 206 196 --
2008 -- -- 261

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.

ArkansasProgram 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 Arkansas Grantees, FY 2009

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Arkansas Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Arkansas Grantees, FY 2009
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $0
States and Territories: Part B $3,244,608
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $4,174,689
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $1,130,027
Capacity Building: Part C $24,740
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $569,482
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 $9,143,546

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.

ArkansasProvider Characteristics

In Arkansas, 7 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 1
Part B 5
Part C 3
Part D 2

Note: 3 provider organizations received funding from two or more Ryan White programs.

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 0 0
Community & Mental Health Centers 2 29
Community-Based Organizations 4 57
Health Departments 1 14
Other 0 0
Total Number 7

ArkansasClient Characteristics

In 2008, Ryan White programs served 2,907 duplicated clients in Arkansas.

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 2,792 96
HIV Negative 115 4
HIV Status Unknown 0 0
Total 2,907

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 2,075 74 60 52 2,135 74
Female 713 26 55 48 768 26
Transgender ** ** 0 0 0 0
Total 2,788 115 2,903

^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
Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 1,295 48 ** ** 1,295 46
African American (not Hispanic) 1,318 48 103 100 1,421 50
Hispanic 74 3 0 0 74 3
Asian ** ** 0 0 0 0
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 13 <1 0 0 13 <1
Multi-racial 25 1 ** ** 25 1
Total 2,725 103 2,828

*Race was unknown or unreported for 10 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
2 - 12 years 10 <1 34 31 44 2
13 - 24 years 157 6 45 41 202 7
25 - 44 years 1,531 55 17 15 1,548 53
45 - 64 years 1,057 38 14 13 1,071 37
65 years and older 34 1 ** ** 34 1
Total 2,789 110 2,899

^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, 1,970 (68%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 592 (20%) 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 304 11
Medicaid 460 17
Medicare 501 18
Other Public 31 1
Other Insurance ** **
No Insurance 1,490 53
Total 2,786

**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.

ArkansasServices 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 7,213
Substance abuse 448
Oral health 1,641
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 4,254
Mental health 394

*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 7
Oral health care 7
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 0
Home health care 0
Home/community-based services 0
Mental health services 3
Medical case management 3
Substance abuse: outpatient 1
   
Support Services Number of Funded Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 4
Child care services 0
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 0
Emergency financial assistance 2
Food bank/home-delivered meals 6
Health education/risk reduction 3
Housing services 1
Legal services 0
Linguistics services 0
Medical transportation services 6
Outreach services 0
Permanency planning 0
Psychosocial support services 2
Referral for health care/support services 2
Rehabilitation services 0
Respite care 0
Residential substance abuse services 0
Treatment adherence counseling 5

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

ArkansasAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2008, ADAP served 777 clients in Arkansas.

**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 609 78
Female 168 22
Transgender 0 0
Total 777

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5
Race Number Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 385 50
African American (not Hispanic) 323 42
Hispanic 50 6
Asian ** **
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial 13 2
Total 771

**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 28 4
25 - 44 years 403 52
45 - 64 years 328 42
65 years and older 18 2
Total 777