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ConnecticutPopulation Data

Estimated population of Connecticut: 3,502,9321

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 22
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 35

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 75
Medicaid 12
Medicare 15
Military Health 2
Uninsured 10

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

ConnecticutHIV/AIDS Epidemic4

Connecticut

Estimated Cumulative Reported AIDS Cases: 16,127

Estimated Number of People Living with AIDS at the end of 2008: 6,999

Reported HIV Infection and AIDS Cases, 2000-2008
Year HIV Cases AIDS Cases Estimated HIV Infection
(including AIDS)*
2000 ** 614 --
2001 ** 581 --
2002 ** 611 --
2003 ** 722 --
2004 0 626 --
2005 1,744 658 --
2006 826 410 --
2007 932 528 --
2008 -- -- 484

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.

**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.

ConnecticutProgram 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 Connecticut Grantees, FY 2009

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Connecticut Grantees
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding Received by Connecticut Grantees, FY 2009
Program Fiscal Year 2008
EMAs/TGAs: Part A $11,618,144
States and Territories: Part B $3,932,828
ADAP (Part B) and ADAP Supplemental $11,550,284
Emerging Communities: Part B $0
Early Intervention: Part C $3,749,825
Capacity Building: Part C $0
Women, Infants, Youth, Families: Part D $1,088,122
Oral Health Programs: Part F $0
AETC: Part F $0
MAI Part A $658,586
MAI Part B $96,326
MAI AETCs^ $0
SPNS: Part F $885,445
Total $33,579,560

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.

ConnecticutProvider Characteristics

In Connecticut, 53 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 41
Part B 19
Part C 9
Part D 10

Note: 23 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 6 11
Community & Mental Health Centers 9 17
Community-Based Organizations 29 55
Health Departments 1 2
Other 8 15
Total Number 53

ConnecticutClient Characteristics

In 2008, Ryan White programs served 15,074 duplicated clients in Connecticut.

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 10,358 69
HIV Negative 1,825 12
HIV Status Unknown 2,891 19
Total 15,074

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 6,131 60 1,991 42 8,122 54
Female 4,077 40 2,723 58 6,800 45
Transgender 66 1 ** ** 66 <1
Total 10,274 4,714 14,988

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

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 84 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 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) 1,973 22 1,025 30 2,998 25
African American (not Hispanic) 4,012 45 1,980 58 5,992 49
Hispanic 2,689 30 378 11 3,067 25
Asian ** ** ** ** 0 0
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 ** ** 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 67 1 ** ** 67 1
Multi-racial 83 1 23 1 106 1
Total 8,824 3,406 12,230

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

*Race was unknown or unreported for 465 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 53 1 11 1 64 1
2 - 12 years 13 <1 120 6 133 1
13 - 24 years 251 2 427 22 678 6
25 - 44 years 3,819 37 740 38 4,559 37
45 - 64 years 5,887 57 593 31 6,480 53
65 years and older 251 2 49 3 300 2
Total 10,274 1,940 12,214

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

*Age was unknown or unreported for 2,860 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 2008, 3,055 (20%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 936 (6%) 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 603 7
Medicaid 4,491 52
Medicare 840 10
Other Public 530 6
Other Insurance 857 10
No Insurance 1,367 16
Total 8,688

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 1,670 clients.

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

ConnecticutServices 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 72,055
Substance abuse 29,196
Oral health 2,221
Ambulatory/outpatient medical care 23,590
Mental health 8,807

*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 23
Oral health care 17
Early intervention (Parts A & B) 4
Home health care 3
Home/community-based services 2
Mental health services 29
Medical case management 35
Substance abuse: outpatient 20
   
Support Services Number of Funded Organizations
Case management (nonmedical) 12
Child care services 0
Pediatric assessment/early intervention 1
Emergency financial assistance 25
Food bank/home-delivered meals 21
Health education/risk reduction 11
Housing services 19
Legal services 4
Linguistics services 3
Medical transportation services 22
Outreach services 16
Permanency planning 2
Psychosocial support services 17
Referral for health care/support services 30
Rehabilitation services 2
Respite care 1
Residential substance abuse services 4
Treatment adherence counseling 12

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

ConnecticutAIDS Drug Assistance Program

In 2008, ADAP served 1,881 clients in Connecticut.

**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 1,332 71
Female 549 29
Transgender 0 0
Total 1,881

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5

ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity
ADAP Clients, by Race/Ethnicity5
Race Number Percentage
White (not Hispanic) 776 41
African American (not Hispanic) 688 37
Hispanic 396 21
Asian 12 1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander ** **
American Indian/Alaska Native ** **
Multiracial 0 0
Total 1,872

**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 47 2
25 - 44 years 723 38
45 - 64 years 1,030 55
65 years and older 81 4
Total 1,881